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BRACHYCEPHALIC

 Dictionary entry overview: What does brachycephalic mean? 

BRACHYCEPHALIC (noun)
  The noun BRACHYCEPHALIC has 1 sense:

1. an adult with a short broad head

  Familiarity information: BRACHYCEPHALIC used as a noun is very rare.


BRACHYCEPHALIC (adjective)
  The adjective BRACHYCEPHALIC has 1 sense:

1. having a short broad head with a cephalic index of over 80

  Familiarity information: BRACHYCEPHALIC used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BRACHYCEPHALIC (noun)


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Meaning:

An adult with a short broad head

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("brachycephalic" is a kind of...):

adult; grownup (a fully developed person from maturity onward)


BRACHYCEPHALIC (adjective)


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Meaning:

Having a short broad head with a cephalic index of over 80

Synonyms:

brachycephalic; brachycranial; brachycranic

Similar:

broad-headed; roundheaded; short-headed (having a brachycephalic head)

bullet-headed (having a small round head)

Antonym:

dolichocephalic (having a relatively long head with a cephalic index of under 75)


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