adjective Date: 1815 relating to, characterized by, or affected with hydrocephalus • hydrocephalic noun

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  • Hydrocephalic — Hy dro*ce*phal ic, a. Relating to, or connected with, hydrocephalus, or dropsy of the brain. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hydrocephalic — Relating to or suffering from hydrocephalus. * * * hy·dro·ce·phal·ic .hī drō sə fal ik, Brit also kə fal adj relating to, characterized by, or affected with hydrocephalus hydrocephalic n one affected with hydrocephalus …   Medical dictionary

  • hydrocephalic — hydrocephalus ► NOUN ▪ a condition in which fluid accumulates in the brain. DERIVATIVES hydrocephalic adjective hydrocephaly noun. ORIGIN from Greek hudro water + kephal head …   English terms dictionary

  • hydrocephalic — /huy droh seuh fal ik/, adj. Pathol. of or pertaining to hydrocephalus. Also, hydrocephalous /huy dreuh sef euh leuhs/. [1805 15; HYDROCEPHAL(US) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrocephalic — adjective hydrocephalous …   Wiktionary

  • hydrocephalic — hy·dro·ce phal·ic || ‚haɪdrəʊsɪ fælɪk adj. (Medicine) pertaining to hydrocephalus, pertaining to an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the brain; affected with hydrocephalus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hydrocephalic — hy·dro·ce·phal·ic …   English syllables

  • hydrocephalic — adjective relating to or characterized by or evidencing hydrocephalus • Pertains to noun: ↑hydrocephalus • Derivationally related forms: ↑hydrocephaly, ↑hydrocephalus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hydrocephalus — For other uses, see Hydrocephalus (trilobite). Not to be confused with Hypocephalus. Hydrocephalus Classification and external resources Hydrocephalus seen on a CT scan of the brain. ICD …   Wikipedia

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