Definición de biometry en inglés:

biometry

Saltos de línea: bi|om¦etry
Pronunciación: /bʌɪˈɒmɪtri
 
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(also biometrics /bʌɪə(ʊ)ˈmɛtrɪks/)

sustantivo

[mass noun]
The application of statistical analysis to biological data.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • A natural mathematician, he read psychology and mathematics at Aberdeen before undertaking postgraduate studies in mathematical statistics and biometry.
  • Until recently, biometrics was the science of statistically evaluating various aspects of life expectancy.
  • Mathematically trained, he was interested both in systematics and biometry.

Derivativos

biometric

Pronunciación: /bʌɪə(ʊ)ˈmɛtrɪk/
adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Apparently there is a growing trend to use biometric technologies in schools.
  • A biometric system compares the biometric feature of a person to the biometric feature on file.
  • A better question concerns what is done with the biometric data, and what kinds of biometric data are used.

biometrical

Pronunciación: /bʌɪə(ʊ)ˈmɛtrɪk(ə)l/
adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Segregation analysis is a biometrical approach used to delineate major gene, polygenic and nongenetic components for traits, which aggregate in families due to biologic relationships and shared environments.
  • To date, the embryo-lethal system in conifers has been studied using biometrical genetics because of its importance to evolution, conservation biology, and plant breeding.
  • This null hypothesis is, however, by definition false for traits that have been shown by prior biometrical analyses to have nonzero heritabilities.

biometrician

Pronunciación: /bʌɪə(ʊ)mɪˈtrɪʃ(ə)n/
sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The story of the emergence of theoretical population genetics, out of a tension between biometricians and Mendelians, has been told eloquently by Provine.
  • The great debate between the Mendelians and the biometricians had begun.
  • Furthermore examinations themselves need to be peer reviewed not only by teachers but also by psychologists and biometricians specializing in writing and testing.

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