-encephalous

adjective combining form

-en·​ceph·​a·​lous
(ˌ)en¦sefələs,
ə̇n-,
ᵊn-
: having (such) a brain
micrencephalous

Word History

Etymology

Greek -enkephalos, from enkephalos brain

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“-encephalous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-encephalous. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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