noun. the quality of being brachycephalic.
- -cephaly (English)
- κεφαλή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- brachy- (English)
Example sentences of the word brachycephaly
1. Noun, singular or mass
If you own a dog with a compressed face and snub nose -- also known as brachycephaly -- be extra diligent about keeping your dog as cool as possible on hot days.