somatology

noun so·ma·tol·o·gy \ ˌsō-mə-ˈtä-lə-jē \

Definition of somatology

: a branch of anthropology primarily concerned with the comparative study of human evolution, variation, and classification especially through measurement and observation

somatological

play \ˌsō-mə-tə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, sō-ˌma-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of somatology

New Latin somatologia, from somat- + -logia -logy


Medical Dictionary

somatology

noun so·ma·tol·o·gy \ ˌsō-mə-ˈtäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of somatology

plural somatologies

somatological

play \ˌsō-mət-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective

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