clinocephaly

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n clinocephaly a congenital defect in which the top of the head is depressed (concave instead of convex)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n clinocephaly In craniology, a pathological deformation of the cranium resulting from a premature synostosis of the parietal bones with the alisphenoids and with the temporal bones, and characterized by a depression of the anterior portion of the parietal bones, behind the coronal suture.
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