Definition of epicranial in English:

epicranial

adjective

  • 1Anatomy. Overlying the skull; specifically designating the tendon and muscle forming the epicranium.

  • 2Entomology. Of or relating to the epicranium of an insect's head.

Origin

Early 19th century. From epi- + cranial.

Pronunciation

epicranial

/ˌɛpɪˈkreɪnɪəl/