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The study of human body measurement for use in anthropological classification and comparison.

an′thro·po·met′ric (-pə-mĕt′rĭk), an′thro·po·met′ri·cal (-rĭ-kəl) adj.
an′thro·po·met′ri·cal·ly adv.
an′thro·pom′e·trist n.
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Adj.1.anthropometric - of or relating to anthropometryanthropometric - of or relating to anthropometry  
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The law enforcement sector gradually replaced Bertillon's anthropometric system of criminal identification, which includes the physical measurements of body parts especially components of the head and face of an individual, with biometric technologies.
According to study results, both groups experienced a significant improvement of anthropometric and biochemical parameters versus baseline.
Functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain was conducted, anthropometric measurements were obtained, and memory performance, blood factors, and vascular markers were assessed before and after treatment.
Based on a recent Army Anthropometric Study, it was shown that the average height, weight and dimensions of servicemen and women have changed over the past 20 years.
Do metformin and flutamide alone or combination of both improve anthropometric indices and laboratory tests in overweight and obese PCOS patients under hypocaloric diet?
This pilot study was designed to investigate the effects of mango consumption on anthropometric measurements, biochemical parameters, and body composition in obese adults.
Need for better anthropometric markers for prediction of cardiovascular risk in nutritionally stunted populations.
A number of physiological, anthropometric, and training variables seem to influence running performance, depending upon the length and duration of performance; among these variables, the relation between skinfold thicknesses and running performance has been especially discussed (1-6).
The tests included blood pressure measurements, anthropometric measurements and cardiac auscultation.
The Decree allows individual assessment of workplaces based on employees anthropometric parameters.
Anthropometric measurements of children under five were taken.