Definition of morphometrics in English:


Line breaks: mor¦pho|met¦rics
Pronunciation: /ˌmɔːfə(ʊ)ˈmɛtrɪks


[usually treated as singular] chiefly Biology
Morphometry, especially of living organisms.
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  • We quantified size and shape with the methods of geometric morphometrics.
  • Specialties such as neuroimaging, electrophysiology, morphometrics and computational modeling each shape practices resulting in an array of preferred instrumentation and methods.
  • Recent enhancements include the development of geometric morphometrics, techniques that more directly preserve geometry and the spatial relationships among landmark points and contours of a form.

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