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mesomorph

[′mez·ə‚mȯrf]
(psychology)
A somatotype characterized by an athletic physique.
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With the football players on the whole dominates mesomorphic component and their somatotype category is a balanced mesomorph (Apor, 1988; Casajus & Aragones; Ramadan & Byrd, 1991; Rienzi et al., 2000; Bandyopadhyay).
Figure 4 shows the DSC heating traces of mesomorphic iPP induced by pressurization and quenching.
Mesomorph endomorph somatotype at 90 [degrees]/sec left knee flexion muscle strength, mesomorphic endomorph somatotype at 120 [degrees]/sec left knee flexion muscle strength and endomorphic mesomorph somatotype at 150 [degrees]/sec left knee flexion muscle strength were found to reach highest scores.
The samples were heated up to 125[degrees]C in the mesomorphic domain, and typical patterns that are characteristic of a hexagonal packing were obtained in each case.
A mesomorphic body type, characterized by low body fat and large defined muscles is socially promoted as the ideal form for the contemporary man (Law & Labre, 2002).
The wrestlers have very high values for the mesomorphic characteristic, low endomorphy and ectomorphy, also there is no difference between Freestyle and Greco-Roman in terms of the ratings (Yoon, 2002).
A study conducted by Del Vecchio (10) in Rio Grande do Sul with gymnasts of three different categories: pre-infant (9 to 10 yrs), juveniles (11 to 15 yrs), and adults (>16 yrs old) found higher means for the ectomorphic component in the first two categories and for the mesomorphic component in the adult category.
In order to characterize the influence of the pilot body, mesomorphic (larger size) and ectomorphic (smaller size) test pilots were considered.
Hoque, "Synthesis and characterization of azo benzothiazole chromophore based liquid crystal macromers: effects of substituents on benzothiazole ring and terminal group on mesomorphic, thermal and optical properties," Materials Chemistry and Physics, vol.
Most of the ballet dancers observed in this study were characterized as ectomorphic-mesomorph, meaning that mesomorphic component was dominant, while ectomorphy was greater as compared to endomorphy (endomorphy: 2.6[+ or -]0.54, mesomorphy: 3.99[+ or -]0.77, ectomorphy: 3.23[+ or -]0.54).
But while he had an admirable mesomorphic body type, it was evident that he was more of a "player," than a "partner." Munson lived in the community, worked as a bagger at a local grocery store and lived with a brother.