[ skaf-uh-sef-uh-lee ]
/ ˌskæf əˈsɛf ə li /
premature closure of the sagittal suture resulting in a deformed skull having an elongated, keellike shape.
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Also called cymbocephaly.
OTHER WORDS FROM scaphocephalyscaph·o·ce·phal·ic [skaf-oh-suh-fal-ik], /ˌskæf oʊ səˈfæl ɪk/, scaph·o·ceph·a·lous, adjective
Words nearby scaphocephaly
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