[pley-jee-uh-sef-uh-lee] /ˌpleɪ dʒi əˈsɛf ə li/
a deformity of the skull in which one side is more developed in the front, and the other side is more developed in the rear.
plagiocephaly pla·gi·o·ceph·a·ly (plā’jē-ō-sěf’ə-lē)
An asymmetrical deformity of the skull due to premature closure of the lambdoid and coronal sutures on one side.
pla’gi·o·ce·phal’ic (-sə-fāl’ĭk) adj.
[pley-jee-uh-kleys] /ˈpleɪ dʒi əˌkleɪs/ noun 1. any of the feldspar minerals varying in composition from acidic albite, NaAlSi 3 O 8 , to basic anorthite, CaAl 2 Si 2 O 8 , found in most igneous rocks: shows twinning striations on good cleavage surfaces. /ˈpleɪdʒɪəʊˌkleɪz/ noun 1. a series of feldspar minerals consisting of a […]
/ˌpleɪdʒɪəʊˈklaɪmæks/ noun 1. (ecology) the climax stage of a community, influenced by man or some other outside factor
[pley-jee-uh-hee-druh l] /ˌpleɪ dʒi əˈhi drəl/ adjective 1. (of a crystal) having faces arranged obliquely in a helix.
[pley-jee-uh-trop-ik, -troh-pik] /ˌpleɪ dʒi əˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk/ adjective, Botany. 1. growing more or less divergent from the vertical.