cryptocephalus


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cryptocephalus

 [krip″to-sef´ah-lus]
1. a developmental anomaly in which the head is inconspicuous.
2. a malformed fetus with this deformity.

cryptocephalus

[krip′tōsef′ələs]
Etymology: Gk, kryptos + kephale, head
a malformed fetus that has a small, underdeveloped head. cryptocephalic, cryptocephalous, adj., cryptocephaly, n.

cryptocephalus

(krĭp″tō-sĕf′ă-lŭs) [″ + kephale, head]
A congenital deformity in which the head is inapparent.

cryptocephalus

a monster with an inconspicuous head.
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