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cephalometry

noun ceph·a·lom·e·try \ˌse-fə-ˈlä-mə-trē\

Definition of CEPHALOMETRY

:  the science of measuring the head in living individuals — compare craniometry
ceph·a·lo·met·ric \-lō-ˈme-trik\ adjective
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Origin of CEPHALOMETRY

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1889
Medical Dictionary

cephalometry

noun ceph·a·lom·e·try \ˌsef-ə-ˈläm-ə-trē\
plural ceph·a·lom·e·tries

Medical Definition of CEPHALOMETRY

:  the science of measuring the head in living individuals (as to assess craniofacial growth and development)
ceph·a·lo·met·ric \-lō-ˈme-trik\ adjective

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