Definitions for macrocephalyˌmæk roʊˈsɛf ə li
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
mac•ro•ceph•a•lyˌmæk roʊˈsɛf ə li(n.)
disproportionate largeness of the skull or head.
Origin of macrocephaly:
macrocephaly, megacephaly, megalocephaly(noun)
an abnormally large head; differs from hydrocephalus because there is no increased intracranial pressure and the overgrowth is symmetrical
A condition in which the head is abnormally large.
Macrocephaly, occurs when the head is abnormally large ; this includes the scalp, the cranial bone, and the contents of the cranium.
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