plagiocephaly

noun
pla·​gi·​o·​ceph·​a·​ly | \ˌplā-jē-ō-ˈsef-ə-lē \
plural plagiocephalies

Medical Definition of plagiocephaly 

: a malformation of the head marked by an oblique slant to the main axis of the skull and usually caused by closure of half of the coronal suture

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