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Hydrocephalic

see synonyms of hydrocephalic

Adjective

1. hydrocephalic

relating to or characterized by or evidencing hydrocephalus

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Hydrocephalic

see synonyms of hydrocephalic
noun
accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid within the ventricles of the brain because its normal outlet has been blocked by congenital malformation or disease. In infancy it usually results in great enlargement of the head
. Nontechnical name: water on the brain

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Hydrocephalic

see synonyms of hydrocephalic
noun
a condition characterized by an abnormal increase in the amount of fluid in the cranium, esp. in young children, causing enlargement of the head and deterioration of the brain
: also ˌhydroˈcephaly (ˌhaɪdroʊˈsɛfəli ; hīˌdrōsefˈəlē)

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Hydrocephalic

see synonyms of hydrocephalic
n.
A usually congenital condition in which an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the cerebral ventricles causes enlargement of the skull and compression of the brain, destroying much of the neural tissue.

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