auricular height

auricular height

[ȯ′rik·yə·lər ′hīt]
(anthropology)
Height of the cranium, measured from the auditory point to the vertex.
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Auricular height (HT) (external acoustic meatus to the highest point of the vertex) using an auricular head spanner.
The Mean [+ or -] SD of Head Length and width and also auricular height in Native Fars and Turkman groups are depicted in Table I so that Head Length and width in Turkmans were more than that of Native Fars males but auricular height in the former was less than the latter.
Cranial capacity, brain weight, head length and width and also auricular height in 17-20 years old Native Fars and Turkman males in Northern Iran.
In the same study, it was also shown that the total auricular height and width were longer in males within the Turkish population.
Means ([+ or -]SD) of head length, head width and auricular height in both sexes are depicted in Table I.
N Minimum Maximum Mean Deviation Age 366 17 26 19.83 1.96 Body Weight (kg) 366 47 90 65.34 8.88 Body Height (cm) 366 155 193 174.21 8.18 BMI (kg/[m.sup.2]) 366 18.42 24.82 21.43 1.61 Head length (mm) 366 152 205 182.79 8.02 Head width (mm) 366 136 170 154.62 6.50 Auricular height (mm) 366 107 168 127.94 9.74 W x H x L (cm) 366 2533.35 5275.2 3626.39 451.87 Cranial capacity 366 991.59 1939.50 1371.60 146.37 ([cm.sup.3]) Table II.
Means and SD of head length, head width and Auricular height in both sex in Turkman group are depicted in Table I.
Means and SD of head length, head width and auricular height in both sex in native Fars group are depicted in Table II.