body type


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Wikipedia.
Related to body type: endomorph

body type

The typeface and size commonly used for text in paragraph copy. Traditional body type is Times Roman in 10 or 12 points.
References in periodicals archive ?
Has your body type changed over the last five years?
Rudd predicts brands will stop targeting consumers based on their age, gender, or body type as consumers increasingly demand personalized beauty defined on their terms.
You may know about body type from TV shows such as What Not to Wear.
Investigator 1 grouped the participants according to body type, and then placed the participants in a prone position with their thoracic spine exposed.
Sporty and athletic, the inverted triangle body type is broad on the shoulders and slim on the hips and thighs.
During consultation, while reading the pulse, I evaluate the body type, which is the most important aspect," Chandy explains.
A study by Lerner and Gellert (1969) of 45 white middle class kindergarten children looking at same-sex silhouettes representing thin (ectomorph), average (mesomorph), and obese (endomorph) somatotypes indicated that 86% of the children had an aversion to the endomorphic body type.
Regardless of size, it's the body type that has men tuning in or turning off.
That was nine years ago and it's a lifestyle she has decided to share in her book Eat Right For Your Body Type.
You can do this by taking inspiration from the screen goddess whose body type you most resemble.
In addition to the above topics the book also explores the impact and importance of body image and body type, race and body image, body image preferences among African Americans, cultural historical review of preferred body images and body types, the African American image in television and movie industries, the African American image and politics, and the image of African Americans in other countries.
Her talk will teach participants how to distinguish the three basic Ayurvedic body types and make diet and lifestyle choices based on body type.