acephalorrhachia

[ā-sĕf′ə-lō-rākē-ə, ə-sĕf′-]

n.

Congenital absence of the head and spinal column.

Nearby words

  1. alternative question,
  2. alternative school,
  3. alternative society,
  4. alternative vote,
  5. alternatively,
  6. altgeld,
  7. altgeld, john peter,
  8. althaea,
  9. althea,
  10. althing


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