Definition of Acephalite in English:

Acephalite

noun

Christian Church

Pronunciation

Acephalite

/(ˌ)eɪˈsɛfəlʌɪt/ /(ˌ)eɪˈsɛf(ə)lʌɪt/ /(ˌ)eɪˈkɛfəlʌɪt/

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Ephraim Chambers (?1680–1740), encyclopaedist. From post-classical Latin Acephalita from classical Latin acephalus + -īta.