brachyskelic

adjective brachy·skelic \¦brakə̇¦skelik\
variants: less commonly

brachyskelous

\braˈkiskələs, brəˈ-\

Definition of brachyskelic

  1. :  having legs short in proportion to the trunk :  having a skelic index of 75 to 80

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Origin and Etymology of brachyskelic

brachy- + Greek skelos leg + English -ic or -ous — more at scel-


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