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craniosacral

[krey-nee-oh-sey-kruh l, -sak-ruh l]
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adjective Anatomy.
  1. parasympathetic.

Origin of craniosacral

First recorded in 1920–25; cranio- + sacral2
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craniosacral in Medicine

craniosacral

(krā′nē-ō-sākrəl, -săkrəl)
adj.
  1. Associated with both the cranium and the sacrum.
  2. Relating to the parasympathetic nervous system.
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