Synonyms

1. anencephaly

noun. ['ænɪnˈsɛfəli'] a defect in brain development resulting in small or missing brain hemispheres.

Synonyms

  • anencephalia
  • congenital disorder
  • congenital anomaly
  • birth defect
  • congenital abnormality

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Rhymes with Anencephaly

  • amalie
  • anomaly
  • atalie
  • boisjoly
  • broccoli
  • bulkeley
  • coralie
  • denapoli
  • dinapoli
  • donnelley
  • duopoly
  • emelie
  • emilie
  • emslie
  • facsimile
  • family
  • italy
  • kenealy
  • kiraly
  • lavallee

How do you pronounce anencephaly?

Pronounce anencephaly as ænɪnˈsɛfəli.

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Sentences with anencephaly


1. Noun, singular or mass
They pose severe health risks, since they can result in anencephaly or spina bifida.

2. Adjective
Babies born alive with anencephaly typically die shortly after birth.

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