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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.anthropometrical - of or relating to anthropometryanthropometrical - of or relating to anthropometry  
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For the combined elements including skill related variables and anthropometric variables, Varghese (2010) conducted a study to construct norms for the predicted skills, physical and anthropometrical variables for college and university men soccer players in Kerala.
4) an anthropometrical measurements like BMI and WHR were used to rule out obesity and are more practical both in the clinical practice and epidemiological studies.
Descriptive analysis was performed on the subjects' (n = 11) anthropometrical characteristics, bioimpedance, and VJ data using mean and standard deviation (mean [+ or -] SD) values to characterize the sample.
anthropometrical normal data is very scattered, regarding age, sex, race, profession, local environment traits and so on.
Objective: The purpose was to study the impact of anthropometrical parameters on portal vein diameter and liver size by ultrasound in a subset of Karachi population.
There is a need for further investigation into the long-term positive and negative effects ofWBV therapy on the health-related components of physical fitness of anthropometrical profile, muscular flexibility, muscular strength, muscular endurance and aerobic capacity.
Urinary and Anthropometrical Indices of Bone density in Healthy Nigerian Adults.
The questionnaire was structured in 2 parts: the first with demographical, anthropometrical and weight perception/importance questions; the second evaluating the SOC score.
Excluded were subjects with missing data on any of the following: age, gender, physical activity, and any anthropometrical measurement (n=97).