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Synonyms for vault

Synonyms for vault

a burial place or receptacle for human remains

to move off the ground by a muscular effort of the legs and feet

the act of jumping

Synonyms for vault

a burial chamber (usually underground)

a strongroom or compartment (often made of steel) for safekeeping of valuables

an arched brick or stone ceiling or roof

the act of jumping over an obstacle


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jump across or leap over (an obstacle)

bound vigorously

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Hematoma expansion can lead to intracranial hypertension as the volume of blood in the cranial vault increases.
However, artificial cranial modification resulted in changes to the pattern, shape, and depth of meningeal vessel impressions in the interior of the cranial vault (Dean O'Loughlin 1996:381-2).
Congenital cranial vault defects refer to conditions with similarly dismal prognoses, including exencephaly, anencephaly, acalvaria, and acrania [5].
Cranial vault modification and ethnicity in Middle Horizon San Pedro de Atacama, Chile.
Regarding cranial vault development, Jagged1 has been involved in the undifferentiated maintenance of immature pre-ontogenic cells during development of cranial sutures, ensuring a harmonious development of brain growth and sutures closing in mouse models.
Intraoperative findings included obvious tumor extension through the left cribriform plate into the anterior cranial vault without gross intraparenchymal extension.
Group 2(3 cases): This group included cranial vault deformities without any herniation or facial component.
In the broad sense, headache is any pain or ache located in the head, but in practice, only the ones located in the cranial vault are referred to as headaches.
Skull films showed a large cranial vault with persistent open fontanelles and wide sutures, as well as wormian bones.
This left a foreign body lodged within the cranial vault.
The operation performed, classified as one of spring cranioplasty (SC), cranial vault reconstruction (CVR), fronto-orbital advancement (FOA) and posterior vault cranioplasty (PVC).
10 The possible reason for this happening is that, the dissipation of energy is reduced and more force is transmitted to the cranial vault, thereby resulting in a higher incidence of LOC.
While Ani's facial features appeared normal, she had a tiny cranial vault with overlapping sutures.
Cranial vault defects result from trauma, infection, tumor ablation or cerebral decompression procedures.