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scaphocephalic

/ (ˌskæfɪsiˈfælik) /
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adjective
anatomy having a head that is abnormally long and narrow as a result of the two parietal bones on the top of the skull closing prematurely
an individual with such a headCompare dolichocephalic, brachycephalic
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Derived forms of scaphocephalic

scaphocephaly or scaphocephalism, noun
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Medical definitions for scaphocephalic

scaphocephalic
[ skăf′ō-sə-fălĭk ]

adj.
Having an abnormally long, narrow skull.
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