anencephalous


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Adj.1.anencephalous - characterized by partial or total absence of a brainanencephalous - characterized by partial or total absence of a brain
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"Not by the side of this lovely anencephalous monster.
Farebrother's jarred anencephalous monster turns out to be a figure for the brainless reader haunting Eliot's text (297).