chest circumference

chest circumference

[′chest sər′kəm·frəns]
(anthropology)
The horizontal circumference taken just above the nipples during a period of quiet breathing.
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Also, a positive significant correlation was observed between times of 100 m crawl swimming with shoulders width, chest circumference, palms and metatarsus lengths and lean body weight [6].
Size (cm) XS S M L XL SCRUB Half Chest Circumference 53 56 59 62 66 TOP Half Hem Circumference 54 57 60 63 67 General Guide for Female 8/10 10/12 12/14 14/16 16/18 SCRUB Half Waist (Relaxed) 29 33 37 40.
Body size parameters of all goats are documented, including Withers height, Body length and Chest circumference.
In order to find out the body mass reduction (Sendel, 2010) we measured also the trunk length and the horse's chest circumference in two stages--measuring prior to and after training.
Hamburg, Germany), length with a locally produced wooden length board (accurate to 1 mm), and head and chest circumference with a flexible nonstretchable measuring tape (accurate to 1 mm) (Rahman et al.
This calculation is based on an increase in the difference between chest circumference at the nipple level and chest circumference just under the breast.
NSTM 077 requires supervisors to ensure MK-1 life preservers are the correct size per chest circumference (page 77-2-13).
Other measurements taken included: head circumference, chest circumference and skinfold thickness measurement (triceps, biceps, subscapular and suprailiac).
The device can be used on adults with a chest circumference of 29 to 51 inches.
For a vest cover that fits well, use a tape measure to measure the wearer's chest circumference at the fullest part of the chest.
Lead may also affect the growth of children; decreases in height, head circumference, and chest circumference have been documented.
Initially intended primarily for breast augmentation, the HPS implant is equally effective for breast reconstruction and is especially useful for women with a narrow chest circumference.