bighead

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noun big·head \ ˈbig-ˌhed \

Definition of bighead

1 :any of several diseases of animals marked by swelling about the head
2 :an exaggerated opinion of one's importance usually used with the

bigheaded

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Examples of bighead in a Sentence

  1. the kind of early success that can give a young performer a bighead

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First Known Use of bighead

1784


Medical Dictionary

bighead

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noun big·head \ ˈbig-ˌhed \

medical Definition of bighead

:any of several diseases of animals: as
a :equine osteoporosis
b :an acute photosensitization of sheep and goats that follows the ingestion of various plants — compare fagopyrism


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