euryene

euryene

[′yu̇r·ə‚ēn]
(anthropology)
Having a short or broad forehead or both with an upper facial index of 45-50.
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Using the upper facial index, the skulls were classified as hypereuryene, euryene, mesene, leptene, and hyperleptene.
As to upper facial type, the most common was mesene (N = 31), then euryene (N = 24), and hypereuryene (N = 11).
Facial type/ Fossa volume Right Left Hypereuryene Mean 1.13 1.21 N 11 11 SD 0.37 0.21 Euryene Mean 1.24 1.26 N 24 24 SD 0.26 0.41 Mesene Mean 1.13 1.14 N 31 30 SD 0.27 0.23 Leptene Mean 1.44 1.30 N 4 4 SD 0.36 0.18 Total Mean 1.18 1.20 N 70 69 SD 0.29 0.30