length-height index

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length-height index

[′leŋkth′hīt ‚in‚deks]
(anthropology)
The ratio of the basion-bregma height of the skull to its greatest length multiplied by 100.
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Length measurement system tests: Vertical index offset results in a constant vertical angle error in every measured point.
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There however appears to be reduced or no sensitivity to other geometric misalignment parameters (beam offsets, beam tilt, vertical index offset, vertical encoder eccentricity along Z).
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