physical anthropology

noun

Definition of physical anthropology

:anthropology concerned with the comparative study of human evolution, variation, and classification especially through measurement and observation — compare cultural anthropology

physical anthropologist

noun

First Known Use of physical anthropology

1841


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physical anthropology

noun

medical Definition of physical anthropology

:anthropology concerned with the comparative study of human evolution, variation, and classification especially through measurement and observation called also somatology; compare cultural anthropology

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