plagiocephaly(redirected from asynclitism of the cranium)
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(Medicine) med a condition in which an infant's skull is flattened on one side
a deformity of the skull in which one side is more developed in the front, and the other more developed in the rear. — plagiocephalic, plagiocephalous, adj.See also: Head
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|Noun||1.||plagiocephaly - congenital malformation of the skull in which the main axis of the skull is oblique|
deformity, malformation, misshapenness - an affliction in which some part of the body is misshapen or malformed