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Noun1.body type - a category of physique
body-build, build, physique, habitus - constitution of the human body
asthenic type, ectomorphy - slender, weak, and lightweight
endomorphy, pyknic type - round, fat, and heavy
athletic type, mesomorphy - muscular and big-boned
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"People who read comic books know that these body types are fantastical representations of the human form.
Ruiz advises everyone to know his or her somatotypes or body types to determine the right workout and appropriate diet, to 'come up with the best version of yourself.'
When it comes to clothes, A-line dresses work the best for all body types. Waist cuts should be avoided by people with broader waistline.
Summer at Sublime celebrates straight fits that are comfortable and flattering for all body types with the brands summer mantra embracing clean and fuss free fashion that is flattering to each individual body type.
Terminology and the number of body types can vary a lot because fashion gurus come up with their own systems.
The automobiles manufactured today fit a fairly small number of body types, namely sedans, coupes, station wagons, the SUV, hatchbacks, and a few others.
BY SIMPLY inputting measurements, the i.Dummy digitally transforms into countless shapes, sizes and body types. Available in female dress form, slack form and full body as well as male torso, users simply input body measurements for the bust, waist and hips, and the mannequin easily conforms to those measurements.
Body Reshaping Through Muscle and Skin Meridian Therapy: An Introduction to 6 Body types
The first set compared tissue compliance differences by gender, while the second compared tissue compliance differences by body types. The data were analysed using two-way analysis of variance (ANOVA) testing to compare potential differences between gender and body type at T1, T3, T6, T9 and T12 landmarks.
For body types, there's no doubt that black is more slimming than white, but I don't think you should shy away from white because of your body type.
There are three body types and each has a workout that works best for it.