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Descriptor in English: Anthropology, Physical
Descriptor in Spanish: Antropología Física
Descriptor in Portuguese: Antropologia Física
Descriptor in French: Anthropologie anatomique
Entry term(s): Physical Anthropology
Tree number(s): I01.076.368
Scope note: The comparative science dealing with the physical characteristics of humans as related to their origin, evolution, and development in the total environment.
Annotation: index IM for the specialty; NIM as a coordinate
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 68
See also the descriptors: Anthropometry MeSH
Biometry MeSH
Genetics, Medical MeSH
DeCS UI: 898
Descriptor UI: D000885
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Anthropology, Physical - Preferred
Concept UI M0001321
Scope note The comparative science dealing with the physical characteristics of humans as related to their origin, evolution, and development in the total environment.
Preferred term Anthropology, Physical
Entry term(s) Physical Anthropology



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