microcephalus definition

  • noun:
    • An abnormally little head
    • an individual suffering from microcephaly
    • In entomology: a-south United states genus of caraboid beetles, with about 6 species, having securiform terminal joints of both maxillary and labial palpi
    • A genus of nemocerous dipterous insects of the family Chironomid√¶.
    • A genus of reptiles.
    • [lowercase] In pathology: A microcephalic person
    • Microcephaly.
    • [lowercase] In teratology, a monster with a small, imperfect mind or cranium.
    • an abnormally small head and underdeveloped mind

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