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encephal-

combining form

Definition of encephal-

  1. :  brain <encephalitis> <encephalomyocarditis>



Variants of encephal-

or encephalo-

Origin of encephal-

French encéphal-, from Greek enkephal-, from enkephalos, from en- + kephalē head — more at cephalic


Medical Dictionary

encephal-

combining form

Medical Definition of encephal-

  1. 1:  brain <encephalitis> <encephalocele>

  2. 2:  of, relating to, or affecting the brain and <encephalomyelitis>



Variants of encephal-

or encephalo-

Learn More about encephal-

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "encephal-"


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