Definition of Acephalite in English:

Acephalite

noun

Church History
  • = Acephalian.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Ephraim Chambers (?1680–1740), encyclopaedist. From post-classical Latin Acephalita from classical Latin acephalus + -īta.

Pronunciation

Acephalite

/(ˌ)eɪˈkɛfəlʌɪt//(ˌ)eɪˈsɛfəlʌɪt//(ˌ)eɪˈsɛf(ə)lʌɪt/