hyperleptoprosopic

adjective
hy·​per·​lep·​to·​pro·​so·​pic | \ -ˌlep-tō-prə-ˈsō-pik How to pronounce hyperleptoprosopic (audio) , -ˈsä- How to pronounce hyperleptoprosopic (audio) \

Medical Definition of hyperleptoprosopic

: having a very long narrow face with a facial index of 93 and over as measured on the living head and of 95 and over on the skull

Other Words from hyperleptoprosopic

hyperleptoprosopy \ -​ˈpräs-​ə-​pē How to pronounce hyperleptoprosopy (audio) , -​prə-​ˈsō-​pē How to pronounce hyperleptoprosopy (audio) \ noun, plural hyperleptoprosopies

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