from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See oxycephaly.
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- n. The condition of suffering from a pointed skull.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Loftiness of skull.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A form of the human skull in which the vault is lofty or pyramidal.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a congenital abnormality of the skull; the top of the skull assumes a cone shape
From acro- + -cephaly, from Ancient Greek ἄκρος (akros, "highest, on the extremity") + κεφαλή (kephalē, "head") (Wiktionary)