megalocephaly

(redirected from megalocephalous)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

meg·a·lo·ceph·a·ly

 (mĕg′ə-lō-sĕf′ə-lē)
n. pl. meg·a·lo·ceph·a·lies

meg′a·lo·ce·phal′ic (-sə-făl′ĭk), meg′a·lo·ceph′a·lous (-sĕf′ə-ləs) adj.

megalocephaly

(ˌmɛɡələʊˈsɛfəlɪ)
n
(Pathology) another word for megacephaly
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.megalocephaly - an abnormally large headmegalocephaly - an abnormally large head; differs from hydrocephalus because there is no increased intracranial pressure and the overgrowth is symmetrical
abnormalcy, abnormality - an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies