pyrgocephalic

adjective
pyr·​go·​cephalic | \ ¦pər(ˌ)gō+ \

Definition of pyrgocephalic

: having a skull with a high vertex

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Other Words from pyrgocephalic

pyrgocephaly \ ˌ⸗⸗ˈsefəlē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for pyrgocephalic

French pyrgocéphalie pyrgocephaly (from Greek pyrgos tower + French -céphalie -cephaly) + English -ic

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“Pyrgocephalic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyrgocephalic. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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