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osteometry

[ os-tee-om-i-tree ]
/ ˌɒs tiˈɒm ɪ tri /
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noun
the anthropometric measurement of bones.
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Origin of osteometry

First recorded in 1875–80; osteo- + -metry

OTHER WORDS FROM osteometry

os·te·o·met·ric [os-tee-uh-me-trik], /ˌɒs ti əˈmɛ trɪk/, os·te·o·met·ri·cal, adjective
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