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exencephaly in Medicine

exencephaly

(ĕk′sən-sĕfə-lē)
n.
  1. A condition in which the skull is defective, causing exposure or extrusion of the brain.
Related formsex′en•ce•phalic (-sə-fălĭk) adj.
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