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Cranial base

Cranial base --> base of skull

The sloping floor of the cranial cavity. It comprises both the external base of skull (external view) and the internal base of skull (internal view).

See: internal base of skull.

Synonym: basis cranii, cranial base.


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Theories - Origin of Life

... is another example of Rube Goldburg type design. The nerve starts as a cranial nerve , XI ? I don't recall exactly. Anyway it starts at he base of the skull and heads south, goes right past the larynx, loops around the base of the ...

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by BDDVM
Thu Apr 14, 2011 7:07 pm
 
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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... Jensen's citation of the 0.30 correlation between brain size and IQ was based on Van Valen's (1974) review and so could no longer be dismissed as ... of 19th American science, 'unconsciously' doctored his results on cranial capacity so as to prove Caucasian racial superiority, despite the ...

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by TJJ
Fri May 16, 2008 12:13 am
 
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Re: The Axial Skeleton Helllllp!!??

... over the sphenoid bone. the other important things are the holes in the base of the skull is important. the spheniod bone contains: 1) the internal ... the face). 3) the optic canal and superior orbital fissure. the cranial nerves that move the eye muscles (abducent, occulomotor and trochlear ...

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by Revenged
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Axial Skeleton Helllllp!!??
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The Axial Skeleton Helllllp!!??

You need to look at the floor of the cranial cavity from the above view. One more hint. The bone helps form the base of the cranium.

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by MichaelXY
Fri Feb 22, 2008 5:25 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Axial Skeleton Helllllp!!??
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