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mesocephalic

[mez-oh-suh-fal-ik, mes-, mee-zoh-, -soh-] /ˌmɛz oʊ səˈfæl ɪk, ˌmɛs-, ˌmi zoʊ-, -soʊ-/
adjective, Cephalometry
1.
having a head with a cephalic index between that of dolichocephaly and brachycephaly.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; meso- + -cephalic
Related forms
mesocephaly, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for mesocephaly

mesocephalic

/ˌmɛsəʊsɪˈfælɪk/
adjective
1.
having a medium-sized head, esp one with a cephalic index between 75 and 80
noun
2.
an individual with such a head
Derived Forms
mesocephaly (ˌmɛsəʊˈsɛfəlɪ) noun
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mesocephaly in Medicine

mesocephalic mes·o·ce·phal·ic (měz'ō-sə-fāl'ĭk, měs'-)
adj.
Having a head of medium breadth, with a cephalic index between 76 and 80.

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