hypsicephalic


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hypsicephalic

(hip?se-se-fal'ik) [? + kephale, head]
Having a skull with a cranial index greater than 75.1 degrees. Synonym: hypsistenocephalic; hypsocephalous
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Male Female Chamaecephalic x-57.9 21 3.7% 12 6.2% Orthocephalic 58.0-62.9 176 31.4% 72 37.3% Low Hypsicephalic 63.0-67.9 271 48.3% 78 40.4% Moderate Hypsicephalic 68-72.9 84 15.0% 27 14.0% High Hypsicephalic 73-x 9 1.6% 4 2.1% Table IV.