hyperbrachycephaly


hyperbrachycephaly
hy·per·brachycephaly

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  • hyperbrachycephaly — n. * * * …   Universalium

  • hyperbrachycephaly — An extreme degree of brachycephaly, with a cephalic index of over 85. [hyper + G. brachys, short, + kephale, head] * * * hy·per·brachy·ceph·a·ly (hi″pər brak″e sefґə le) the condition of having a cephalic index of 85.5 or… …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperbrachycephaly — “+ noun : the quality or state of being hyperbrachycephalic * * * n …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cephalic index — is the ratio of the maximum width of the head multiplied by 100 divided by its maximum length (i.e., in the horizontal plane, or front to back). The index was widely used by anthropologists in the early twentieth century to categorize human… …   Wikipedia

  • hyperbrachycephalic — hy·per·brachy·ce·phal·ic .brak ē sə fal ik adj having a very round or broad head with a cephalic index of over 85 hy·per·brachy·ce·pha·ly sef ə lē n, pl lies * * * hy·per·brachy·ce·phal·ic (hi″pər brak″e sə falґik)… …   Medical dictionary

  • υπερβραχυκεφαλία — η, Ν ανθρωπολ. υπερβολική βραχυκεφαλία, χαρακτηριστικό τών κρανίων που έχουν πολύ μικρό μήκος και πολύ μεγάλο πλάτος και είναι σχεδόν σφαιρικά. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. hyperbrachycephaly < υπερ * + βραχύς + κεφαλή] …   Dictionary of Greek

  • hiperbrahicefalie — HIPERBRAHICEFALÍE s. f. brahicefalie exagerată. (< engl. hyperbrachycephaly) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român


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