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brachycephal

(ˌbrækɪˈsɛfəl)
n
(Physiology) a person with a brachycephalic head
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On basis of cephalic index the head shapes classified to four international categories, that including dolichocephal, brachycephal, mesocephal and hyperbrachycephal (Williams et al.; del Sol).
Head shape Girls Boys Dolichocephal 4.84 7.5 Mesocephal 32.76 28.4 Brachycephal 42.56 30.0 Hyperbrachcephal 19.84 34.3 Total 100.0 100.0
On basis of cephalic index head shapes group to four international categories, that including dolichocephal, brachycephal, mesocephal and hyperbrachycephal (Williams et al.; del Sol).
Shah & Jadhov on 198 female in India reported that dolichocephal was 3%, mesocephal 39.4, brachycephal 49% and hyperbrachycephal 21.7%.
Shah & Jadhav on 302 male students reported that 41%of students were mesocephal and 37% brachycephal. The some centuries age, the some studies were done by two famous scientists in Iran, are very interesting (Avicenna and Jorjani).