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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of the head, skull or cranium.

Usage examples (38)
  • A cephalic index is used to measure the human head.
  • They are known as cephalic, gastric, and intestinal.
  • The first phase is also called the cephalic phase because it originates in the brain.
  • Phase 1 insulin response, the so-called cephalic response, occurs before the food is even eaten. for more
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