encephal-

combining form
variants: or encephalo-

Definition of encephal-

: brain encephalitis encephalomyocarditis

History and Etymology for encephal-

French encéphal-, from Greek enkephal-, from enkephalos, from en- + kephalē head — more at cephalic

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“Encephal-.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/encephal-. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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