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a combining form meaning “having a head or heads” of the specified sort or number:
Also, -cephalic.
Origin of -cephalous
< Greek -kephalos -headed, derivative of kephalḗ head; see -ous Unabridged
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-cephalous in Medicine

-cephalous suff.
Having a specified kind of head or number of heads: nanocephalous.

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