cephalometer

noun
ceph·​a·​lom·​e·​ter | \ ˌsef-ə-ˈläm-ət-ər How to pronounce cephalometer (audio) \

Medical Definition of cephalometer

: an instrument for measuring the head

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“Cephalometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cephalometer. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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