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hemicrania

Line breaks: hemi|cra¦nia
Pronunciation: /hɛmɪˈkreɪnɪə/

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Definition of hemicrania in English:

noun

[mass noun] Medicine
Pain affecting one side of the head: he had shown that carotid pressure relieved the pain of hemicrania

Origin

late Middle English: via late Latin from Greek hēmikrania, from hēmi- 'half' + kranion 'skull'.

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