mesocephalic

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mes·o·ce·phal·ic

 (mĕz′ō-sə-făl′ĭk, mĕs′-)
adj.
Having a head of average breadth.

mes′o·ceph′a·ly (-ə-sĕf′ə-lē) n.

mesocephalic

(ˌmɛsəʊsɪˈfælɪk) anatomy or

mesocephalous

adj
(Anatomy) having a medium-sized head, esp one with a cephalic index between 75 and 80
n
(Anatomy) an individual with such a head
mesocephaly, mesocephalism n
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At the time of birth, Mesocephaly dominated in Banias, Brachycephaly in Jat Sikhs and Dolichocephaly in Majhbi Sikhs.
This article describes two cases of nonsevere craniofacial dysostosis in a father and son, which were characterized by mesocephaly and ptosis.
He had an atypical facial appearance, with a short nose, ptosis, and mesocephaly (figure 1).