platycrania

noun
platy·​cra·​nia
plural -s

Definition of platycrania

: the condition of a skull caused by artificial flattening

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Other Words from platycrania

platycranial \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗nēəl \ adjective

History and Etymology for platycrania

New Latin, from platy- + -crania

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“Platycrania.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/platycrania. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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