cráneo
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cráneo(
krah
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neh
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oh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (anatomy)
a. skull
El cráneo encontrado por los arqueólogos pertenecía a un neandertal.The skull found by the archaeologists belonged to a Neanderthal.
b. cranium
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
El forense afirmó que las marcas del cráneo se habían provocado con un objeto contundente.The forensic surgeon stated the marks on the cranium were caused by a blunt object.
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cráneo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. cranium, skull
2. (colloquial)
a.
ir de cráneoto be doing badly
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cráneo
skull; cranium (formal)
ir de cráneo
voy de cráneo it's all going wrong for me; va a ir de cráneo si hace eso he'll be in trouble if he does that; ir de cráneo con algn to be on bad terms with sb
esto me lleva o trae de cráneo this is driving me crazy o nuts (familiar)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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una calavera es un cráneo
a skull is a cranium
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