variants or less commonly platycephalous
: having a head flat on top
the chimpanzee is more platycephalic than … the gorillaArthur Keith

Word History


platycephalic from platy- + -cephalic; platycephalous International Scientific Vocabulary platy- + -cephalous

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“Platycephalic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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