Definition of microencephalic in English:

microencephalic

(also micrencephalic)

adjective

Medicine
  • Characterized by or exhibiting microencephaly; having a small brain.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From micro- + encephalic R. G. Mayne gives a Latin form micrencephalicus.

Pronunciation

microencephalic

/ˌmʌɪkrəʊɛnsɪˈfalɪk//ˌmʌɪkrəʊɛnkɛˈfalɪk/