cephalalgia

[ sef-uh-lal-juh, -jee-uh ]
/ ˌsɛf əˈlæl dʒə, -dʒi ə /

noun Medicine/Medical.


RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. ceorl,
  2. cep,
  3. cepaceous,
  4. cephal-,
  5. cephalad,
  6. cephalate,
  7. cephaledema,
  8. cephalexin,
  9. cephalhematocele,
  10. cephalhematoma

Origin of cephalalgia

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

Related formsceph·a·lal·gic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for cephalalgia

cephalalgia

/ (ˌsɛfəˈlældʒɪə, -dʒə) /

noun

a technical name for headache
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Medicine definitions for cephalalgia

cephalalgia

[ sĕf′ə-lăljə ]

n.

Pain in the head.headache

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