acrocephalia

acrocephaly

[ak-ruh-sef-uh-lee]
noun Pathology.
Also, acrocephalia [ak-roh-suh-feyl-yuh] .


Origin:
1875–80; acro- + -cephaly

acrocephalic [ak-roh-suh-fal-ik] , adjective, noun
acrocephalous, adjective
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acrocephaly ac·ro·ceph·a·ly (āk'rə-sěf'ə-lē) or ac·ro·ce·pha·li·a (āk'rō-sə-fā'lē-ə)
n.
See oxycephaly.


ac'ro·ce·phal'ic (-sə-fāl'ĭk) adj.
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