cribration cri·bra·tion (krə-brā’shən)
The condition of being cribriform.
[krib-ruh-fawrm] /ˈkrɪb rəˌfɔrm/ adjective 1. . /ˈkrɪbrɪˌfɔːm/ adjective 1. pierced with holes; sievelike cribriform crib·ri·form (krĭb’rə-fôrm’) adj. Perforated like a sieve.
cribrum cri·brum (krī’brəm, krĭb’rəm) n. pl. cri·bra (krī’brə, krĭb’rə) A horizontal lamina that fits into the ethmoidal notch of the frontal bone and supports the olfactory lobes of the cerebrum. Also called cribriform plate of ethmoid bone.
- Crib sheet
noun a piece of paper on which one has answers or notes for a test, used to cheat on or prepare for a test; also called crib sheet , crib See cheat sheet See crib sheet Usage Note slang
noun 1. (NZ) a supporting wall constructed by laying cribs at right angles to each other, as in cribwork