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brachycephalic
SYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: brachycranic (antonym: dolichocephalic)
CATEGORY: term
DEFINITION: Being short- or broad-headed, that is, having a cephalic index of 80-84.9. The maximum width of the cranium is 80% or more of the maximum length. In ethnology, this term denotes skulls of which the breadth is at least four-fifths of the length.
dolichocephalic
SYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: dolichocranic
CATEGORY: term
DEFINITION: A term in physical anthropology term meaning long- and narrow-headed. On the cephalic index, the cranium has a maximum width of 75% or less of the maximum length, i.e. a cephalic index greater than 75.

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