acrocephaly ac·ro·ceph·a·ly (āk’rə-sěf’ə-lē) or ac·ro·ce·pha·li·a (āk’rō-sə-fā’lē-ə)
See oxycephaly.
ac’ro·ce·phal’ic (-sə-fāl’ĭk) adj.


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