hypsicephalic


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hypsicephalic

[¦hip·sə·sə¦fal·ik]
(anthropology)
Having a high forehead with a length-height index of 62.6 or more.
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4%) belonged to the group with low hypsicephalic type of the head.
57) belonged to the group of people with low hypsicephalic type of the head.
According to the indexes of the head in entities of both sexes predominated, brachyocephalic, Low hypsicephalic and tapeinocephalic type of the head.