craniology definition

  • noun:
    • The scientific study associated with qualities of skull, such as shape and size, particularly in people.
    • The study associated with physical faculties associated with person skull.
    • The department of science (as of ethnology or archæology) which deals with the shape, size, proportions, indications, etc., of skulls; the study of skulls.
    • That part of structure which relates to the analysis of crania or skulls; the sum of personal knowledge regarding skulls.
    • the study of the skulls of various peoples events

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