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Definition of the noun acephaly
What does acephaly mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- absence of the head (as in the development of some monsters)
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonyms of acephaly: acephalia / acephalism
- more generic words: abnormalcy / abnormality = an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
- part of: monster / teras = a grossly malformed and usually nonviable fetus
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by Edmund Cautley
Acephaly is a deformity incompatible with life. In the variety, acephalus monobrachius, there is only one upper extremity. In paracephalus both upper extremities are absent. Myacephalus is a shapeless mass covered with skin. Deformities of ...
by Kiichiro Itsumi
Acephaly is a common feature of O13: we find AD in s1 and Ad in e5b. Thus the head of dodrans may be dropped. Another, but less probable, interpretation is that this phrase starts with biceps, instead of anceps, at the initial position, which is ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
acephal-, acephalo-, combining form meaning ' having no head': acephalobrachia, acephaly. acephalia, congenital absence of ...
Acephaly 5 secondary form may respond to corticosteroids (local and injection), after the removal of secondary infections. Acapnia. Acapnia is a condition of diminished carbon dioxide in the blood. Acardia.
Acephaly 13 secondary form may respond to corticosteroids (local and injection), after the removal of secondary infections. Acapnia. Acapnia is a condition of diminished carbon dioxide in the blood. Acardia.
by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero
acephalia, acephaly (a-ke-f, se-fa' -li-a, a-kef', sef' -a-li): A congenital anomaly with absence of the head. — acephalic, adj. acerbity (a-sur' - bi-ti): Acidity combined with astringency. acetabular (as-e-tab' -u-Iar): Relating to the ...
by Pei-Show Juo
Acephaly (Acephalia ...
The Dictionary of Psychology (2016)
by Ray Corsini
by Joanne Gray, Rachel Smith, Caroline Homer
acephaly congenital absence of the head. acetabuluma hemispherical depression situated on the lateral surface of the innominate bone (sides of the pelvis)...
Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
Congenital absence of the head; acephalism; acephaly. *E*-3rgfriar, Hsütformér THT, RR: HT HEHSTH 3TTH Acephalism.
accretion acculturation accumulated dose equivalent accuracy accurate empathy Accurbron Accutane m fl Ace bandage acebutolol m acellular acephaly acerola acesulfame-K Let acetabular acetabular angle acetabular labrum acetabular.
Fourth Edition by Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul Rouzer
If, however, acephaly, as foreclipping, is disputed, the converse phenomenon, * catalexis, the cutting off of final syllables, is very well attested; but this may, in fact, be unrelated. Schipper; Brogan, K , K , K , K ; Dale, ff.; G. T. ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
accumulated total punching 17 acephaly accumulated total punching Computer Technology, in punch-card technology, an error detection technique that was used with card input to ensure that the complete card deck was read. accumulating ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
syN acephaly. aceph-a-lo-car-dia ...
Acephaltl, Acephaltun, Acephaly (ah-sef -a'leah, ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
ACEPHALY ACETYL less monster, a. paraceph'alus, a monster with only partially formed skull and no brain. aceph'aly. Acephalia, headlessness. acerato'sis [G. a- priv. + keras, horn.] Akeratosis, deficiency or absence of horny tissue, as the ...
A dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)
by George Milbry Gould
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Scrabble value of A1C3E1P3H4A1L1Y4
The value of this 8-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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