acephalus

noun
aceph·​a·​lus | \ (ˈ)ā-ˈsef-ə-ləs, ə-ˈsef- How to pronounce acephalus (audio) \
plural acephali\ -​ˌlī, -​ˌlē How to pronounce acephali (audio) \

Medical Definition of acephalus

: a headless fetus

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“Acephalus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/acephalus. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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