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megalocephalic

[ meg-uh-loh-suh-fal-ik ]
/ 藢m蓻g 蓹 lo蕣 s蓹藞f忙l 瑟k /
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adjective
Cephalometry, Craniometry. macrocephalic.
Pathology. having leontiasis.
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Also meg路a路lo路ceph路a路lous [meg-uh-loh-sef-uh-luhs]. /藢m蓻g 蓹 lo蕣藞s蓻f 蓹 l蓹s/.

Origin of megalocephalic

First recorded in 1875鈥80; megalo- + cephalic

OTHER WORDS FROM megalocephalic

meg路a路lo路ceph路a路ly [meg-uh-loh-sef-uh-lee], /藢m蓻g 蓹 lo蕣藞s蓻f 蓹 li/, noun
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How to use megalocephalic in a sentence

  • And in place of macrocephalic, we have for very large normal crania the new term megalocephalic.

    Pedagogical Anthropology|Maria Montessori
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