leptocephaly

noun
lep·​to·​ceph·​a·​ly | \ ˌlep-tō-ˈsef-ə-lē, British also -ˈkef- \
plural leptocephalies

Medical Definition of leptocephaly

: abnormal narrowness and tallness of the skull

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“Leptocephaly.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/leptocephaly. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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