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hydrocephalus ex vacuo

[ ĕks văkyōō-ō ]

n.

A hydrocephalic condition resulting from the loss or atrophy of brain tissue.

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hydrocellulose, hydrocephalic, hydrocephalocele, hydrocephaloid, hydrocephalus, hydrocephalus ex vacuo, hydrochloric, hydrochloric acid, hydrochloride, hydrochlorothiazide, hydrocholecystis
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