braincase

or brain case

[ breyn-keys ]
/ ˈbreɪnˌkeɪs /

noun

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Origin of braincase

First recorded in 1735–45; brain + case2
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Medical definitions for braincase

braincase
[ brānkās′ ]

n.

The part of the skull that encloses the brain; the cranium.
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