-cephaly

-cephaly

a combining form of nouns that correspond to adjectives ending in -cephalic, or -cephalous:, dolichocephaly.
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-cephalic or -cephalous
 
adj combining form
indicating skull or head; -headed: brachycephalic
 
[from Greek -kephalos]
 
-cephalous or -cephalous
 
adj combining form
 
[from Greek -kephalos]
 
-cephaly or -cephalous
 
n combining form
 
-cephalism or -cephalous
 
n combining form

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-cephaly suff.
A specified condition affecting the head: microcephaly.

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