cephalin

noun
ceph·​a·​lin | \ ˈke-fə-lən How to pronounce cephalin (audio) , ˈse- How to pronounce cephalin (audio) \

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circa 1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Cephalin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cephalin. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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cephalin

noun
ceph·​a·​lin | \ ˈkef-ə-lən How to pronounce cephalin (audio) , ˈsef- How to pronounce cephalin (audio) \
variants: also kephalin \ ˈkef-​ How to pronounce kephalin (audio) \

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