hypsicranic

adjective
hyp·​si·​cra·​nic | \ ˌhip-sə-ˈkrā-nik How to pronounce hypsicranic (audio) \
variants: or hypsicranial \ -​ˈkrā-​nē-​əl How to pronounce hypsicranial (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypsicranic

: having a high skull with a length-height index of 75 or over — compare hypsicephalic

Other Words from hypsicranic

hypsicrany \ ˈhip-​sə-​ˌkrā-​nē How to pronounce hypsicrany (audio) \ noun, plural hypsicranies

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“Hypsicranic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypsicranic. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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