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dol•i•cho•ce•phal•ic  (dol′i kō sə falik),USA pronunciation adj. [Cephalom.]
  1. Anatomylong-headed; having a cephalic index of 75 and under.
Also,  dol•i•cho•ceph•a•lous  (dol′i kō sefə ləs).USA pronunciation  dol•i•cho•ceph•a•lism  (dol′i kō sefə liz′əm),USA pronunciation  dol′i•cho•cepha•ly, n. 
  • dolicho- + cephalic 1840–50

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dolichocephalic /ˌdɒlɪkəʊsɪˈfælɪk/, dolichocephalous /ˌdɒlɪkəʊˈsɛfələs/ adj
  1. having a head much longer than it is broad, esp one with a cephalic index under 75

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