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Synonyms for craniologist

someone who claims to be able to read your character from the shape of your skull


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This image of execution cannot help but link gun violence to the laboratory practice of the craniologist, who fills skulls with lead shot in order to measure racial difference.
Karl Vogt, perhaps the best known craniologist of the day, did much to advance such theories in his Lectures on Man (1864).
At the 4-month appointment, it had not changed, so the doctor referred us to a craniologist," relates Holly Cornish from Los Angeles, California, whose son was diagnosed with congenital muscular torticollis and deformational plagiocephaly at five months.
Gliddon, who had provided the famed American craniologist Samuel George Morton with the skulls for investigating ancient Egyptians.