Meaning of anthropometer

an•thro•pom•e•ter

Pronunciation: (an"thru-pom'i-tur), [key]
— n. Anthropol.
  1. an instrument that consists of a calibrated, vertical rod to which are attached two horizontal arms, one fixed and one movable, for measuring the human trunk and limbs.
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