ANTHROPOSCOPY

the act of judging the body type and shape of an individual via inspection, as opposed to via empirical or anthropometric techniques, like measurement.

ANTHROPOSCOPY: "A person studying anthroposcopy would likely eyeball body shape in order to make size estimates, as opposed to measuring the body. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANTHROPOSCOPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/anthroposcopy/ (accessed August 24, 2019).
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