notencephalocele

[nō′tĕn-sĕfə-lō-sēl′]

n.

A malformation in the back part of the cranium with protrusion of brain substance.

Nearby words

  1. notedly,
  2. noteholder,
  3. noteless,
  4. notelessly,
  5. notelet,
  6. notepad,
  7. notepaper,
  8. notes,
  9. notes inégales,
  10. noteworthy


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