eucephalous

adjective
eu·​ceph·​a·​lous | \ (ˈ)yü¦sefələs \
variants: or less commonly eucephalic \ ¦yüsə̇¦falik \

Definition of eucephalous

: having a well-developed head used of the larvae of certain flies — compare hemicephalous

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History and Etymology for eucephalous

International Scientific Vocabulary eu- + -cephalous or -cephalic

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“Eucephalous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eucephalous. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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