Definition of microcephalia in English:

microcephalia

noun

Anthropology Medicine
  • Microcephaly.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Todd's Cyclopaedia of Anatomy and Physiology. From German Microcephalia from micro- + -cephalia. Compare earlier anencephalia, variant of anencephaly.

Pronunciation

microcephalia

/ˌmʌɪkrə(ʊ)sɪˈfeɪlɪə//ˌmʌɪkrə(ʊ)kɪˈfeɪlɪə/