cephalically
adverb see cephalic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cephalically — See cephalic. * * * …   Universalium

  • cephalically — adv. from the head, by the head, via the head …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cephalically — ce·phal·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • cephalically — adverb see cephalic …   Useful english dictionary

  • cephalic — cephalically, adv. /seuh fal ik/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the head. 2. situated or directed toward the head. [1590 1600; < L cephalicus < Gk kephalikós of the head. See CEPHAL , IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • cephalic — adjective Etymology: Middle French céphalique, from Latin cephalicus, from Greek kephalikos, from kephalē head; akin to Old High German gebal skull, Old Norse gafl gable, Tocharian A śpāl head Date: 1599 1. of or relating to the head 2. directed… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Motyxia — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Subphylum: Myria …   Wikipedia

  • cephalic — [sə fal′ik] adj. [L cephalicus < Gr kephalikos < kephalē, head < IE base * ghebhel , head, peak > GABLE, MHG gebel, skull] 1. of the head, skull, or cranium 2. in, on, near, or toward the head cephalically adv …   English World dictionary

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