brachycranic


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Related to brachycranic: longheaded, brachycephalous
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Adj.1.brachycranic - having a short broad head with a cephalic index of over 80
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A recent accelerator radiocarbon study of Eastern Aleutian human remains that Ales Hrdlicka collected in the 1930s contradicts his long-standing assertion that brachycranic Neo-Aleut people, moving west along the island chain at ca.
The younger of the two males, skull number 352, was of less than medium stature with a brachycranic skull.
Ultradolicocranials and Hyperdolicocranials were grouped with Dolicocranials, and Hyperbrachycranic and Ultrabrachycranic were grouped with Brachycranics.