wrist breadth

wrist breadth

[′rist ′bredth]
(anthropology)
A measurement from the outside projection of the distal part of the ulna to the radius at the wrist joint.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Wrist breadth (bistyloid) was measured when the right forearm is resting on the subject's thigh and the hand flexed at the wrist to an angle of about 900.