[ an-thruh-puh-me-triks, ‐poh‐ ]
/ ˌæn θrə pəˈmɛ trɪks, ‐poʊ‐ /
noun (used with a singular verb)
the science of measuring the size and proportions of the human body (called anthropometry), especially as applied to the design of furniture and machines.
See also human engineering.
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