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dolichocephalic

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adjective dol·i·cho·ce·phal·ic \ˌdä-li-kō-sə-ˈfa-lik\

Definition of dolichocephalic

  1. :  having a relatively long head with cephalic index of less than 75

dol·i·cho·ceph·a·ly play \-ˈse-fə-lē\ noun


Origin of dolichocephalic

New Latin dolichocephalus long-headed, from Greek dolichos long + -kephalos, from kephalē head — more at cephalic


First Known Use: 1852


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dolichocephalic

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adjective dol·i·cho·ce·phal·ic \-sə-ˈfal-ik\

Medical Definition of dolichocephalic

  1. :  having a relatively long head with a cephalic index of less than 75

  2. dol·i·cho·ceph·a·ly \-ˈsef-ə-lē\play noun, plural -lies




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