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- adj. Relating to brachycephaly; brachycephalic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as brachycephalic. Also written brachykephalous.
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Now it is in France that remains of this race have been found in the quaternary strata, and the brachycephalous, or round-headed specimen known as the "Furfooz man," may be taken as a fair average of the type of the race in its decay.
The semi-civilized people of the Cordilleras were relatively brachycephalous as compared with the more barbarous Indians north and east of New Mexico.