How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"encephalo" is from "egkephalos" (brain) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "brain" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Electrical brain responses are measured non-invasively through encephalograph headband sensors.|
|Most people infected with viral encephalitis have only mild symptoms.|