glabello-occipital length

glabello-occipital length

[glə¦bel·ō·äk¦sip·əd·əl ′leŋkth]
(anthropology)
The distance between the glabella and the opisthocranion.
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Some approximate dimensions of the cranium in mm, taken by two of us (CS & WL) on a rapid inspection are as follows (with data on the somewhat more mature Qafzeh 11 child in square brackets for comparison): Glabello-occipital length 160.