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en·do·mor·phic

(en'dō-mōr'fik),
Relating to, or having the characteristics of, an endomorph.

endomorphic

(ĕn′də-môr′fĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to an endomorph.
2. Created through endomorphism.

en′do·mor′phy n.

en·do·mor·phic

(en'dō-mōr'fik)
Relating to, or having the characteristics of, an endomorph.
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Endomorphic women were "a lot" easier to colonoscope than ectomorphs, and mesomorphs were most difficult of all, according to Dr.
Their body types tend to be small with relatively short extremities, long torsos, and a thicker layer of fat-- a scaled-down mixture of mesomorphic and endomorphic characteristics.
The poem's endomorphic "Buddha" rooting enthusiastically for genocide, for example, is his own "message.
For example, somatotyping describes an individual's overall physique in terms of the endomorphic (roundness), mesomorphic (muscularity), and ectomorphic (linearity) characteristics.
According to this, while the highest endomorphic value is obtained from sedentary group, it is determined o be significantly higher than the other groups.
The endomorphic individual was overweight, though not morbidly obese, and was in a seated position and unclothed from the waist up (see Figure 1).
The endomorphic and ectomorphic components presented no statiscally significant differences according to sex.
You may have an endomorphic body type with larger bones, a slower metabolism and higher body fat percentage.
In other words, at all levels of society, strong cultural preferences toward mesomorphic (muscular) males and aversions toward endomorphic (fat) and ectomorphic (skinny) males appear to exist.
Research shows that the mesomorphic somatotype is perceived as the most attractive and desirable in our culture, while the endomorphic type is coveted least (Hamachek, 1978; Staffieri, 1967; Tucker, 1983d, 1984).
Players in the first Turkish league were less endomorphic, more mesomorphic and less ectomorphic than those in the second league (2.
Jalnapurkar, (2009) were studied on Indian and Singaporean, while they were found Singaporean female students as balanced endomorphy, Indian female students as endomorphic mesomorphy, they were not found meaningful difference between them.