osteometry


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osteometry

 [os″te-om´ĕ-tre]
measurement of the bones.

os·te·om·e·try

(os'tē-om'ĕ-trē),
The branch of anthropometry concerned with the relative size of the different parts of the skeleton.
[osteo- + G. metron, measurement]

osteometry

/os·te·om·e·try/ (os″te-om´ĭ-tre) measurement of the bones.

osteometry

measurement of the bones.
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