BRACHYMORPH By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 A body type that features an unusually short and broad physique. Also called brachytype. BRACHYMORPH: "Joe was short and broad and displayed a typical brachymorph body type." Related Psychology Terms BRACHYMORPH ATHLETIC TYPE ENDOMORPH MESONTOMORPH MESOMORPH SOMATOMETRY BODY TYPE ASTHENIC TYPE APOPLECTIC TYPE SOMATOTYPE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRACHYMORPH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/brachymorph-2/ (accessed October 22, 2020).