anencephalic

adjective
an·​en·​ce·​phal·​ic | \ ˌan-(ˌ)en(t)-sə-ˈfal-ik How to pronounce anencephalic (audio) \

Medical Definition of anencephalic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or affected with anencephaly an anencephalic fetus

anencephalic

noun

Medical Definition of anencephalic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an anencephalic fetus or newborn

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“Anencephalic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/anencephalic. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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