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biometry

 [bi-om´ĕ-tre]
the application of statistical methods and measurement methods to biological phenomena.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

bi·om·e·try

(bī-om'ĕ-trē),
The application of statistical methods to the study of numeric data based on biologic observations and phenomena.
[bio- + G. metron, measure]
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biometry

(bī-ŏm′ĭ-trē)
n.
Biometrics.
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biometry

Measurement of life; the projection of a person’s life expectancy.
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bi·om·e·try

(bī-om'ĕ-trē)
The application of statistical methods to the study of numeric data based on biologic observations and phenomena.
[bio- + G. metron, measure]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

biometry

or

biometrics

the analysis of biological data by means of statistical or mathematical techniques.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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