Definitions for encephalic-səˈfæl ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

en•ceph•a•lon*ɛnˈsɛf əˌlɒn, -lən(n.)(pl.)-lons, -la

  1. the brain.

    Category: Anatomy

* (-lə)..

Origin of encephalon:

1735–45; < NL, alter. (-on for -os) of Gk enképhalos (adj.) within the head, as masc. n., brain

en`ce•phal′ic-səˈfæl ɪk(adj.)


  1. encephalic(Adjective)

    of or relating to the encephalon

Webster Dictionary

  1. Encephalic(adj)

    pertaining to the encephalon or brain


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