Meaning of ANTHROPOMETRY in English

ANTHROPOMETRY

n.

Pronunciation: ˌ an(t)-thr ə - ' pä-m ə -tr ē

Function: noun

Etymology: French anthropométrie, from anthrop- + -métrie -metry

Date: circa 1839

: the study of human body measurements especially on a comparative basis

– an · thro · po · met · ric \ -p ə - ' me-trik \ adjective

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