hydrencephalocele etymology

English word hydrencephalocele comes from English hydro-, English encephalocele

Detailed word origin of hydrencephalocele

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hydro- English (eng) (chemistry) hydrogen. (mineralogy) a hydrous compound. (zoology) Hydrozoa. Water.
encephalocele English (eng) (medicine) A form of hernia of the brain and its membranes through an opening in the skull.
hydrencephalocele English (eng) A protrusion of the brain fissure enclosing part of a ventricle.

Words with the same origin as hydrencephalocele

Descendants of hydro-
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