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Cephalic   Listen
noun
Cephalic  n.  A medicine for headache, or other disorder in the head.






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"Cephalic" Quotes from Famous Books



... distinction as grown man not using fore-limbs for locomotion, seeing that monkeys use their limbs in all other respects for the same purpose as man. To carry on analogous principles (for they are not identical, in crustacea the cephalic limbs are brought close to mouth) from crustacea to the classification of mammals seems to me madness. Who would dream of making a fundamental distinction in birds, from fore-limbs not being used at all in [some] birds, ...
— More Letters of Charles Darwin - Volume I (of II) • Charles Darwin



Words linked to "Cephalic" :   head, caudal



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