Definition of cephalic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//sɪˈfælɪk//
, also BrE//keˈfælɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//sɪˈfælɪk//
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in or related to the head Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French cephalique, from Latin cephalicus, from Greek kephalikos, from kephalē ‘head’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cephalic