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cloverleaf skull

noun clo·ver·leaf skull \ˈklō-vər-ˌlēf-\

Medical Definition of cloverleaf skull

  1. :  a birth defect in which some or all of the usually separate bones of the skull have grown together resulting in a 3-lobed skull with associated deformities of the features and skeleton—called also kleeblattschädel

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