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Related to macrocephalic: megacephaly, megalocephalic


 (măk′rō-sĕf′ə-lē) also mac·ro·ce·pha·li·a (-sə-fā′lē-ə, -fāl′yə)
Abnormal largeness of the head. Also called megacephaly, megalocephaly.

mac′ro·ce·phal′ic (-sə-făl′ĭk), mac′ro·ceph′a·lous adj.
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Adj.1.macrocephalic - having an exceptionally large head and brainmacrocephalic - having an exceptionally large head and brain


, macrocephalous
a. macrocefálico-a, megalocefálico-a, de cabeza anormalmente grande.
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Sarah told the charity that Craig, who is dad to seven-year-old Charlie and Jack, four, has to show "extreme levels of patience" and "makes every sacrifice possible - physical, mental, emotional and sacrifices of his time" for little Charlie, who has macrocephalic autism.
She was macrocephalic with a head circumference of 44.
Her general status was moderate, she was macrocephalic, her anterior fontanelle was open and she had a meningomyelocele operation scar on the sacral region and an operation scar on the abdomen.