Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to the brain.
  • adj. Located within the cranial cavity.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. of or relating to the encephalon

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to the encephalon or brain.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the encephalon; cerebral.
  • Situated in the head or within the cranial cavity; intracranial.

Etymologies

encephalon +‎ -ic (Wiktionary)

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