Definition of acephaly in English:

acephaly

noun

Medicine Zoology
  • Absence of the head, especially as a congenital malformation.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From German Acephalie from scientific Latin acephalia.

Pronunciation

acephaly

/(ˌ)eɪˈsɛf(ə)li//(ˌ)eɪˈkɛfəli//(ˌ)eɪˈsɛfəli/