cephalate

adjective

ceph·​a·​late
ˈsefələ̇t,
-ˌlāt,
usually -t+V
variants or cephalated
-ˌlād-ə̇d
zoology
: having a head or an enlargement suggesting a head

Word History

Etymology

cephal- + -ate

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“Cephalate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cephalate. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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