BODY-BUILD INDEX By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 An index of constitutional types where people are grouped according to a formula of height and chest diameter. Groups are mesomorphs, leptomorphs and euromorphs. BODY-BUILD INDEX: "The body-build index looks at the relationship between height and chest circumference." Related Psychology Terms BRUGSCH'S INDEX BODY-BUILD INDEX BODY MASS INDEX (BMI) BODY TYPE CATEGORICAL DATA PHTHINOID PERIPHERAL NERVE FIBER CLASSIFICATION MICROTUBULC BODY MASS INDEX (BMI) MESOSOMATIC Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BODY-BUILD INDEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/body-build-index-2/ (accessed October 30, 2020).