1. a combining form meaning “head,” used in the formation of compound words: cephalometry.

combining form

  1. indicating the headcephalopod

before vowels, cephal-, word-forming element meaning “head, skull, brain,” Modern Latin combining form of Greek kephale “head,” perhaps from PIE *ghebh-el-.


  1. Head:cephalometry.

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