OXYCEPHALY By N., Sam M.S. - 2 noun. a high, pointed state of the skull. Commonly referred to as acrocephaly. OXYCEPHALY: "The baby was born with oxycephaly." Related Psychology Terms MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) ACROCEPHALY Comparison of Assessment Tools ANTISOCIAL REACTION BIRTH ADJUSTMENTS A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide AFFECTIONAL DRIVE SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "OXYCEPHALY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/oxycephaly/ (accessed June 28, 2022).