zoometry

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zo·om·e·try

 (zō-ŏm′ĭ-trē)
n. pl. zo·om·e·tries
Measurement and comparison of the sizes and proportions of animals or animal parts.

zo′o·met′ric (-ə-mĕt′rĭk), zo′o·met′ri·cal (-rĭ-kəl) adj.
zo′o·met′ri·cal·ly adv.

zoometry

(zəʊˈɒmɪtrɪ)
n
(Zoology) the branch of zoology concerned with the relative length or size of the different parts of an animal or animals
zoometric, ˌzooˈmetrical adj

zoometry

the measurement and comparison of the sizes of animals and their parts. — zoometric, adj.
See also: Measurement
the measurement and comparison of the sizes of animals and their parts.
See also: Animals
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Keywords: Polish Holstein-Friesian breed, Zoometric measurements, Selected breeding, Heifers.
Zoometric study of ecuadorian paramount creole horses in Chimborazo Province, Ecuador
Also, zoometric subjective measurements were performed twice per dog by calculation of body fat mass (FM), according to the equations adapted from BURKHOLDER & TOLL (1997):
Nine zoometric indices were composed from the individual measurements: Body index (BI), Cephalic index (CI), Thorax index (IT), thorax depth index (TDI), pelvic index (PI) longitudinal pelvic index (LPI), transverse pelvic index (TPI), metacarpal thorax index (MTI) and metacarpal costal index (MCI).
Zoometric and morphological characterization of Manabi creole cattle (Ecuador)
Effect of body conditions score at calving on zoometric index of corporal stage and postpartum ovarian activity in dual purpose cows at the tropic.