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microcephaly

/ (ˌmaɪkrəʊˈsɛfəlɪ) /
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noun

the condition of having an abnormally small head or cranial capacityCompare megacephaly

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Medical definitions for microcephaly

microcephaly
[ mī′krō-sĕfə-lē ]

n.

Abnormal smallness of the head.nanocephaly
mi′cro•ce•phalic (-sə-fălĭk) adj.
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