biometry

noun bi·om·e·try \ bī-ˈä-mə-trē \

Definition of biometry

: the statistical analysis of biological observations and phenomena

biometrician

play \ˌbī-ō-me-ˈtri-shən\ noun

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biometry

noun bi·om·e·try \ bī-ˈäm-ə-trē \

medical Definition of biometry

plural biometries
1 : the application of mathematical and statistical methods to the collection, analysis, and interpretation of biological data called also biometrics
2 : measurement (as by ultrasound or MRI) of living tissue or bodily structures

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