[ sef-uh-lom-i-ter ]
/ ˌsɛf əˈlɒm ɪ tər /
an instrument for measuring the human head.
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OTHER WORDS FROM cephalometerceph·a·lo·met·ric [sef-uh-loh-me-trik], /ˌsɛf ə loʊˈmɛ trɪk/, adjective
Words nearby cephalometer
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British Dictionary definitions for cephalometer
/ (ˌsɛfəˈlɒmɪtə) /
an instrument for positioning the human head for X-ray examination in cephalometry
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Medical definitions for cephalometer
[ sĕf′ə-lŏm′ĭ-tər ]
An instrument used to position the head for measurement and radiographic examination.cephalostat
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