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Descriptor in English: Anthropometry
Descriptor in Spanish: Antropometría
Descriptor in Portuguese: Antropometria
Descriptor in French: Anthropométrie
Tree number(s): E01.370.600.024
E05.041
N06.850.505.200.100
SP6.011.042.048
Scope note: The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.
Annotation: primate only; consider also specific terms under BODY WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
Allowable Qualifiers: HI history
IS instrumentation
MT methods
See also the descriptors: Body Composition MeSH
Body Weights and Measures MeSH
DeCS UI: 27937
Descriptor UI: D000886
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Anthropometry - Preferred
Concept UI M0001322
Scope note The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.
Preferred term Anthropometry



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