cervicocephalocaudal

cervicocephalocaudal

 [ser″vĭ-ko-sef″ah-lo-kaw´d'l]
denoting a pattern of motor development that occurs in widening circles and proceeds ventrally and caudally.
Cervicocephalocaudal development.
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