Meaning of “craniosynostosis” in the English Dictionary

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"craniosynostosis" in British English

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craniosynostosisnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌkreɪ.ni.əʊ.sɪn.əˈstəʊ.sɪs/ us /ˌkreɪ.ni.oʊˌsɪn.əˈstoʊ.sɪs/ specialized

a medical condition in which one or more of the joins on a baby's head closes earlier than normal

(Definition of “craniosynostosis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)