a rounded appearance of the head due to synostosis of the frontal and parietal bones.
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trochocephalia, trochocephaly (trō″kō-sē-fā′lē-ă) (-sĕf′ă-lē) [″ + kephale, head]
Roundheadedness, a deformity due to premature union of the frontal and parietal bones.
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