encephal-

combining form
variants: or

encephalo-

Definition of encephal-

  1. :  brain encephalitis encephalomyocarditis

Origin and Etymology of encephal-

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


Medical Dictionary

encephal-

combining form
variants: or

encephalo-

Medical Definition of encephal-

  1. 1:  brain encephalitis encephalocele

  2. 2:  of, relating to, or affecting the brain and encephalomyelitis


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