osteometry

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osteometry

[‚äs·tē′äm·ə·trē]
(anatomy)
The study of the size and proportions of the osseous system.
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Information regarding age and sex estimates for the modern individuals included in this study (Goldman Osteometric Data Set) can be found in Auerbach and Ruff (2004, 2006) and in Auerbach (2014).
This study results in the development of specific osteometric data designed for stature determination from femurs of South Indian population.
Other required equipment that each student or group should have includes a 15-cm (or 6-inch) ruler, a meter (or yard) stick, a tape measure at least 2 m (or 6 feet) in length, a set of data collection sheets (Figure 1), a laboratory notebook, an osteometric board (or a T-square and two corrugated cardboard boxes that can be converted to an osteometric board substitute; Figure 2), and reference materials.
Osteometric Scaling is applied to construct a 3D Cartesian coordinate system to fit sample data.
Osteometric parameters provide a veritable means of sex differentiation in forensic anthropology.
The condyle-malleolus length (CML) of the tibia (the distance from the most distal point of the medial malleolus to the superior surface of the lateral plateau) was measured using an osteometric board (as in Bass 1987).
Thus, this study reconfirms the fact that osteometric assessment is highly population-specific.
The possibility of using osteometric observations to document growth patterns of archaeological seal populations has been considered in archaeological studies, though not stringently.
While bowhead hunting is not well established for Old Whaling, neither can it be considered disproved, since no osteometric or organic residue analyses such as those called for by Mason and Gerlach have been reported.
074 calculated among DA values in 10 osteometric characters in inbred and hybrid house mice (Leamy 1984).
Measurements were taken using an osteometric board and vernier callipers.
The Domestic Camelids (Cetartiodactyla: Camelidae) from the Middle Formative Cemetery of Topater 1 (Atacama Desert, Northern Chile): Osteometric and Palaeopathological Evidence of Cargo Animals.