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encephal(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], brain.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

encephalo-

, encephal- (en-sef'ă-lō, en-sef'ăl),
The brain. Compare: cerebro-.
[G. enkephalos, brain]
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encephalo-

, encephal-
Combining forms meaning the brain.
Compare: cerebro-
[G. enkephalos, brain]
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