Meaning of anthropometrics in English:


Pronunciation /ˌanθrəpəˈmɛtrɪks/

plural noun

treated as singular
  • Anthropometry, especially as it relates to the design of furniture and machinery.

    ‘The science of anthropometrics provides data on dimensions of the human body, in various postures.’
    • ‘Information was collected on diet, recreational physical activity, and anthropometrics including BMI.’
    • ‘The same-scale human model, incorporating the desired anthropometrics, resides elsewhere on the screen.’
    • ‘When first issued, it provided guidelines based on adult dimensions and anthropometrics.’
    • ‘The senior members of society have their own ergonomics and anthropometrics.’