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anthropometrics Line breaks: an¦thropo|met¦rics
Pronunciation: /anθrə(ʊ)pəˈmɛtrɪks/

Definition of anthropometrics in English:

plural noun

[treated as singular]
Anthropometry, especially as it relates to the design of furniture and machinery.
Example sentences
  • The science of anthropometrics provides data on dimensions of the human body, in various postures.
  • Information was collected on diet, recreational physical activity, and anthropometrics including BMI.
  • The same-scale human model, incorporating the desired anthropometrics, resides elsewhere on the screen.
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