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(baɪˈɒmɪtrɪ) or


n (functioning as singular)
a. the analysis of biological data using mathematical and statistical methods
b. the practice of digitally scanning the physiological or behavioural characteristics of individuals as a means of identification
ˌbioˈmetrically adv


(baɪˈɒm ɪ tri)

1. the calculation of the probable duration of human life.

biometrics, biometry

1. the calculation of the probable extent of human lifespans.
2. the application to biology of mathematical and statistical theory and methods. — biometric, biometrical, adj.
See also: Biology
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.biometry - a branch of biology that studies biological phenomena and observations by means of statistical analysisbiometry - a branch of biology that studies biological phenomena and observations by means of statistical analysis
statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
bioscience, life science - any of the branches of natural science dealing with the structure and behavior of living organisms
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The delegation was led by University of Sydney Australia Associate Professor in Biometry Dr Peter Thomson and Associate Professor Sailike Douman from Grassland Research Institute Xinjiang Academy of Animal Sciences Jingji Jishu Kaifaqu, Urumqi, China.
LAHORE -- The Associate Professor in Biometry from University of Sydney, Australia Dr.
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Objective: To evaluate the accuracy of biometry in the post-op phase of cataract surgery.
070282 ultrasound, ocular a-scan with biometry probe, capable of measuring axial length with built in iol power calculation system
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Institute for Medical Information Processing, Biometry and Epidemiology, Chair for Public Health and Health Services Research, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat (LMU) Munchen
Highlights of the annual conference are among others an overview about the most important payment trends in Switzerland, the effects of biometry on digital payment, the implication of PSD2 for merchants and banks, Value Added Services as a mean to escape the price spiral and the potential of blockchain as a game changer not only in the financial sector.
Their topics include physical principles and bioeffects of first trimester ultrasound, fetal biometry and pregnancy dating in the first trimester, multiple pregnancies in the first trimester, the fetal gastrointestinal system, and the placenta and umbilical cord.
Hadlock and other foreign fetal biometry curves are used in Pakistan as there are no national normative data derived from local population.
This acquisition will expands the company's business and its technology portfolio with biometric security solutions based on the human eye and is consistent with the company's strategy to expand and maintain its leadership position within biometry, from its leading position within fingerprint sensors for smartphones.