acephalothoracia

[ ā-sĕf′ə-lō-thə-rāsē-ə, ə-sĕf′- ]

n.

Congenital absence of the head and chest.

Nearby words

  1. altiloquent,
  2. altimeter,
  3. altimetrical,
  4. altimetrically,
  5. altimetry,
  6. altissimo,
  7. altitude,
  8. altitude chamber,
  9. altitude dial,
  10. altitude sickness


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