from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to a cynocephalus.
- In mythology, etc., having a dog's head, or a head like that of a dog.
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Hartmann, than does that of the other anthropoid apes, which diverge from the human type in this respect more than do the cynocephalic apes and some species of baboon.
Photographic versions of what you're talking about was made pretty famous by William Wegman; his work is specifically cynocephalic (dog-headed).