any crab-shaped spider of the family Thomisidae, characterized by its sideways manner of moving.
[krab] /kræb/ noun 1. any decapod crustacean of the suborder Brachyura, having the eyes on short stalks and a short, broad, more or less flattened body, the abdomen being small and folded under the thorax. 2. any of various other crustaceans, as the hermit crab, or other animals, as the horseshoe crab, resembling the true […]
[krey-nee-uh m] /ˈkreɪ ni əm/ noun, plural craniums, crania [krey-nee-uh] /ˈkreɪ ni ə/ (Show IPA) 1. the skull of a vertebrate. 2. the part of the skull that encloses the brain. /ˈkreɪnɪəm/ noun (pl) -niums, -nia (-nɪə) 1. the skull of a vertebrate 2. the part of the skull that encloses the brain Nontechnical name […]
craniad cra·ni·ad (krā’nē-ād’) adv. Toward the head or anterior end; cephalad.
[krey-nee-uh l] /ˈkreɪ ni əl/ adjective 1. of or relating to the or skull. /ˈkreɪnɪəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to the skull adj. 1800, from Modern Latin cranium, from Greek kranion “skull” (see cranium) + -al (1). cranial cra·ni·al (krā’nē-əl) adj. Of or relating to the skull or cranium. cranial (krā’nē-əl) Located in or […]