cephalalgia

[ sef-uh-lal-juh, -jee-uh ]
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nounMedicine/Medical.

Origin of cephalalgia

1
First recorded in 1540–50; cephal- + -algia

Other words from cephalalgia

  • ceph·a·lal·gic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for cephalalgia

cephalalgia

/ (ˌsɛfəˈlældʒɪə, -dʒə) /


noun
  1. a technical name for headache

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