Words containing ceph

7 letter words containing ceph

  • cephal- — cephalo-
  • cephala — the head, especially of an arthropod.
  • cepheid — a type of variable star with a regular cycle of variations in luminosity
  • cepheus — a faint constellation in the N hemisphere near Cassiopeia and the Pole Star

8 letter words containing ceph

  • -cephaly — a (specified) characteristic or condition of the head
  • acephate — a white solid compound, C 4 H 10 NO 3 PS, used as an insecticide against a wide range of plant pests, including aphids, budworms, and tent caterpillars.
  • cephalad — towards the head or anterior part
  • cephalic — of or relating to the head
  • cephalin — a phospholipid, similar to lecithin, that occurs in the nerve tissue and brain

9 letter words containing ceph

  • -cephalic — indicating skull or head; -headed
  • -cephalus — denoting a cephalic abnormality
  • acephalic — having no head or one that is reduced and indistinct
  • cephalate — (of living organisms) possessing a head or headlike feature
  • cephalgia — (medicine) headache.

10 letter words containing ceph

  • -cephalous — having a (specified) kind of head or number of heads; -cephalic
  • acephalous — having no head or one that is reduced and indistinct, as certain insect larvae
  • bucephalus — the favourite horse of Alexander the Great
  • cephalalgy — Dated form of cephalalgia.
  • cephalexin — a cephalosporin antibiotic prescribed for mild infections of the skin, ears, throat, lungs, or urinary tract

11 letter words containing ceph

  • acrocephaly — oxycephaly
  • anencephaly — congenital malformation of the skull with absence of all or part of the brain
  • autocephaly — the state of being autocephalous.
  • bicephalous — having two heads
  • cebocephaly — A developmental anomaly of the head, characterized by a monkey-like head with a defective small, flattened nose with a single nostril or absent nose and closely set eyes.

12 letter words containing ceph

  • anencephalic — born with no or only a partial brain
  • brachycephal — a person with a brachycephalic head
  • cebocephalic — Exhibiting or relating to cebocephaly.
  • cephalically — in relation to the head or near the head
  • cephalometer — an instrument for positioning the human head for X-ray examination in cephalometry

13 letter words containing ceph

  • anencephalous — congenital absence of part or all of the brain.
  • autocephalous — (of an Eastern Christian Church) governed by its own national synods and appointing its own patriarchs or prelates
  • cephalization — (in the evolution of animals) development of a head by the concentration of feeding and sensory organs and nervous tissue at the anterior end
  • cephalometric — Relating to cephalometrics.
  • cephalopodous — of, belonging to or relating to a cephalopod

14 letter words containing ceph

  • androcephalous — having a human head
  • archencephalon — the primitive forebrain region of the embryo, anterior to the notochord, that gives rise to the midbrain and forebrain.
  • brachycephalic — having a head nearly as broad from side to side as from front to back, esp one with a cephalic index over 80
  • cephalhematoma — Alt form cephalohematoma.
  • cephalometrics — The measurement and analysis of the craniofacial area, especially as an aid to dental or orthodontic procedures.

15 letter words containing ceph

  • acanthocephalan — any of the parasitic wormlike invertebrates of the phylum Acanthocephala, the adults of which have a spiny proboscis and live in the intestines of vertebrates
  • brachiocephalic — of, relating to, or supplying the arm and head
  • cephalochordate — any chordate animal of the subphylum Cephalochordata, having a fishlike body and no vertebral column; lancelet
  • cephalohematoma — A hemorrhage of blood between the skull and periosteum of a newborn baby secondary to rupture of blood vessels crossing the periosteum.
  • cephalothoracic — the anterior part of the body in certain arachnids and crustaceans, consisting of the coalesced head and thorax.

16 letter words containing ceph

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18 letter words containing ceph

  • echoencephalograph — a device that employs reflected ultrasonic waves to examine the position of brain structures.

19 letter words containing ceph

  • echoencephalography — a device that employs reflected ultrasonic waves to examine the position of brain structures.
  • leukoencephalopathy — (medicine) Any disease that effects the white matter of the brain.
  • meningoencephalitic — Relating to meningoencephalitis.
  • meningoencephalitis — Inflammation of the membranes of the brain and the adjoining cerebral tissue.
  • pneumoencephalogram — an encephalogram made after the replacement of the cerebrospinal fluid by air or gas, rarely used since the development of the CAT scanner.

20 letter words containing ceph

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22 letter words containing ceph

  • electroencephalographs — Plural form of electroencephalograph.
  • electroencephalography — The measurement of electrical activity in different parts of the brain and the recording of such activity as a visual trace (on paper or on an oscilloscope screen).

23 letter words containing ceph

27 letter words containing ceph

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