An apparatus for holding a skull while its angles and diameters are measured.
[cranio- + G. phoros, bearing]
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Tenders are invited for Supply of instruments/equipments-forensic medicine and toxicology : Infantometric Table,Goniometer,Skinfold Caliper,Cubic Craniophore,Sight plane for Cubic Craniophore etc
But inasmuch as the "visible" in the phrase "corporeally visible" references an eye unaided by the "calipers, cephalometers, craniometers, craniophores, craniostats, and pariel goniometers" .