brevilineal

brevilineal

(brĕv-ĭ-lĭn′ē-ăl) [L. brevis, short, + linea, line]
Having a body build that is shorter and broader than usual.
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All breeds were confined to the brevilineal Baron biotypes systematic (Pares-Casanova, 2009), that may be related to a higher aptitude for meat production (Salako, 2006; Pares-Casanova, 2009).