Medical Dictionary


noun an·thro·pol·o·gy \ˌan(t)-thrə-ˈpäl-ə-jē\
plural an·thro·pol·o·gies

Medical Definition of ANTHROPOLOGY

:  the science of humans; especially :  the study of humans in relation to distribution, origin, classification, and relationship of races, physical character, environmental and social relations, and culture
an·thro·po·log·i·cal \-pə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective
an·thro·po·log·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
an·thro·pol·o·gist \ˌan(t)-thrə-ˈpäl-ə-jəst\ noun


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