Megalocephalic
Megalocephalia Meg`a*lo*ce*pha"li*a, Megalocephaly Meg`a*lo*ceph"a*ly, n. [NL. megalocephalia, fr. Gr. ? having a large head.] (Med.) The condition of having an abnormally large head; called also {megacephaly}. -- {Meg`a*lo*ce*phal"ic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • megalocephalic — or megacephalous [meg΄əsef′ə ləsmeg΄ə lō΄sə fal′ik] adj. MEGACEPHALIC megalocephalous [meg΄ə lō΄sef′ə ləs] adj. megalocephaly [meg΄ə lōsef′ə lē] n …   English World dictionary

  • megalocephalic — megalocephaly, n. /meg euh loh seuh fal ik/, adj. 1. Cephalom., Craniom. macrocephalic. 2. Pathol. afflicted with leontiasis. Also, megalocephalous /meg euh loh sef euh leuhs/. [1875 80; MEGALO + CEPHALIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • megalocephalic — megÉ™ləʊsɪ fælɪk adj. having a large skull …   English contemporary dictionary

  • megalocephalic — meg·a·lo·ce·phal·ic …   English syllables

  • megalocephalic — /mɛgəloʊsəˈfælɪk/ (say meguhlohsuh falik) adjective → megacephalic. Also, megalocephalous /mɛgəloʊˈsɛfələs/ (say meguhloh sefuhluhs). –megalocephaly, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • megalocephalic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • megalocephalous — See megalocephalic. * * * …   Universalium

  • megalocephaly — meg·a·lo·ceph·a·ly .meg ə lō sef ə lē n, pl lies largeness and esp. abnormal largeness of the head * * * n. 1. see macrocephaly. 2. overgrowth and distortion of skull bones (see leontiasis) …   Medical dictionary

  • macrocephali — mækrəʊ sefÉ™lÉ™s n. having an abnormally large head and brain, megalocephalic …   English contemporary dictionary

  • macrocephalus — mækrəʊ sefÉ™lÉ™s n. having an abnormally large head and brain, megalocephalic …   English contemporary dictionary

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