cephalometry

noun ceph·a·lom·e·try \ ˌse-fə-ˈlä-mə-trē \

Definition of cephalometry

: the science of measuring the head in living individuals — compare craniometry

cephalometric

play \-lō-ˈme-trik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of cephalometry

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cephalometry

noun ceph·a·lom·e·try \ ˌsef-ə-ˈläm-ə-trē \

medical Definition of cephalometry

plural cephalometries
: the science of measuring the head in living individuals (as to assess craniofacial growth and development)

cephalometric

play \-lō-ˈme-trik\ adjective

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