a.1.(Zool.) Having a head; - applied chiefly to the Cephalata, a division of mollusks.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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It must always be followed by performing bypass grafting (CABG) using internal mammary artery or cephalous vein which of course is not feasible if distal artery is small.
For example, some parts of current Upper East, Upper West and Volta Regions were considered as cephalous societies as the communities lived without any central authority system.
Tradition has it that Antonio Pezzula was beheaded first, but his cephalous body remained standing until the last Otrantino had been killed.
Capitulescences mono cephalous, on scapes; capitula homogamous, discoid or radiate; receptacle epaleate; involucre two- to three-seriate.
Two other patients reported exposure to saltwater fish: gilt-head sea brim (Sparus aurata) that was purchased in a fish store (laboratory-confirmed infection) and common gray mullet (Mugil cephalous) that was purchased at a fish stand near a fishpond (suspected infection).