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vital statistics

noun plural

Definition of VITAL STATISTICS

1
:  statistics relating to births, deaths, marriages, health, and disease
2
:  facts (as physical dimensions or quantities) considered to be interesting or important; especially :  a woman's bust, waist, and hip measurements

First Known Use of VITAL STATISTICS

circa 1837

Rhymes with VITAL STATISTICS

vital statistics

noun plural vital sta·tis·tics \-stə-ˈtis-tiks\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of VITAL STATISTICS

:  statistics relating to births, deaths, marriages, health, and disease

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