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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A peculiarity in the design of bas relief by which the heads of human figures are kept at the same height from the ground, whether the characters are seated, standing, or mounted.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A peculiarity in the design of bas-relief by which the heads of human figures are kept at the same height from the ground, whether the personages are seated, standing, or mounted on horseback; -- called also isokephaleia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as isocephaly.

Etymologies

From Ancient Greek, meaning "like-headed". See iso-- +‎ and cephalon. (Wiktionary)

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