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craniofacial

 [kra″ne-o-fa´shal]
of or pertaining to the cranium and face.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cra·ni·o·fa·cial

(krā'nē-ō-fā'shăl),
Relating to both the face and the cranium.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

craniofacial

(krā′nē-ō-fā′shəl)
adj.
Of or involving both the cranium and the face: craniofacial surgery.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

cra·ni·o·fa·cial

(krā'nē-ō-fā'shăl)
Relating to both the face and the cranium.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

craniofacial

Pertaining to the cranium and the face.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

cra·ni·o·fa·cial

(krā'nē-ō-fā'shăl)
Relating to both face and cranium.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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