anthropometry

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From Ancient Greek ἄνθρωπος (anthrōpos, human) + μέτρον (metron, measure).

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  • IPA(key): /ænθrəʊˈpɒmɪtrɪ/

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anthropometry (countable and uncountable, plural anthropometries)

  1. The science of measuring the human body in order to ascertain the average dimensions of the human form at different ages, and in different divisions of race, class, etc.

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