Ammon's law

noun Am·mon's law \ˈämənz-, ˈam-; ˈäˌmȯnz-\

Definition of Ammon's law

  1. :  a generalization in anthropology: the cephalic index varies inversely as the stature

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Origin and Etymology of ammon's law

after Otto Ammon †1916 German anthropologist

First Known Use: 1896

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a brief usually trivial fact

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