craniography

[ krey-nee-og-ruh-fee ]
/ ˌkreɪ niˈɒg rə fi /

noun

examination of the skull as depicted by craniographs, photographs, and charts.

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Origin of craniography

First recorded in 1860–65; cranio- + -graphy
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