Definition of Roundheadedness

1. [n -ES]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Roundheadedness

rounded up
rounded vowel
rounded vowels
roundedness
roundednesses
roundel
roundelay
roundelays
roundels
rounder
rounders
roundest
roundfish
roundfishes
roundheaded
roundheadedness (current term)
roundheel
roundheels
roundhouse
roundhouse kick
roundhouse kicks
roundhoused
roundhouses
roundhousing
rounding
rounding down
rounding error
rounding off
rounding out
rounding up

Literary usage of Roundheadedness

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Passing of the Great Race; Or, The Racial Basis of European History by Madison Grant, Henry Fairfield Osborn (1921)
"about 78, but there is a type of tall men, with a tendency to roundheadedness allied to a very marked intellectual capacity, known as the "Beaker Maker" ..."

2. The Chances of Death, and Other Studies in Evolution by Karl Pearson (1897)
"Thus, whether the brachycephaly be in large part artificial or be natural, the women exceed the men in roundheadedness and also in variability. ..."

3. Origin and Antiquity of Man by George Frederick Wright (1912)
"In the high Alps of northwestern Italy are communes with an average index of 89, an extreme of roundheadedness not equalled anywhere else in the world, ..."

4. Who are the Slavs?: A Contribution to Race Psychology by Paul Rankov Radosavljevich (1919)
"... brachycephalic (or roundheaded).1 < In spite of the prevalent roundheadedness of the modern Slavic peoples, recent archeological investigations based on ..."

5. The Passing of the Great Race: Or, The Racial Basis of European History by Madison Grant, Henry Fairfield Osborn (1921)
"... but there is a type of tall men, with a tendency to roundheadedness allied to a very marked intellectual capacity, known as the "Beaker Maker" type. ..."

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