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Meaning of BRAINPAN

Pronunciation:  'breyn`pan

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the part of the skull that encloses the brain
 

BRAINPAN is a 8 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: braincase, cranium
 
 See Also: asterion, bone, calvaria, coronal suture, ethmoid, ethmoid bone, fontanel, fontanelle, foramen magnum, forehead, frontal bone, frontal suture, interparietal suture, lamboid suture, occipital bone, occipitomastoid suture, os, os frontale, os temporale, parietal bone, parietomastoid suture, sagittal suture, skull, skullcap, soft spot, stephanion, sutura coronalis, sutura frontalis, sutura lamboidea, sutura sagittalis, temporal bone

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Brain"pan`\, n. [Brain + pan.]
The bones which inclose the brain; the skull; the cranium.

 

 

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