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anencephalic

adjective an·en·ce·phal·ic \ ˌan-(ˌ)en(t)-sə-ˈfal-ik \

medical Definition of anencephalic

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

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anencephalic

noun

medical Definition of anencephalic

: an anencephalic fetus or newborn

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