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Definition of anthropotomy
anthropotomyAnatomy A*nat"o*my, n.; pl. Anatomies. [F. anatomie, L.
anatomia, Gr. ? dissection, fr. ? to cut up; ? + ? to cut.]
1. The art of dissecting, or artificially separating the
different parts of any organized body, to discover their
situation, structure, and economy; dissection.
2. The science which treats of the structure of organic
bodies; anatomical structure or organization.
Let the muscles be well inserted and bound together,
according to the knowledge of them which is given us
by anatomy. --Dryden.
Note: ``Animal anatomy' is sometimes called zomy;
``vegetable anatomy,' phytotomy; ``human anatomy,'
Comparative anatomy compares the structure of different
kinds and classes of animals.
3. A treatise or book on anatomy.
4. The act of dividing anything, corporeal or intellectual,
for the purpose of examining its parts; analysis; as, the
anatomy of a discourse.
5. A skeleton; anything anatomized or dissected, or which has
the appearance of being so.
The anatomy of a little child, representing all
parts thereof, is accounted a greater rarity than
the skeleton of a man in full stature. --Fuller.
They brought one Pinch, a hungry, lean-faced
villain, A mere anatomy. --Shak.
Anthropotomy An`thro*pot"o*my, n. [Gr. ? man + ? a cutting.]
The anatomy or dissection of the human body; androtomy.
Meaning of anthropotomy from wikipedia
Gr****) is the dissection
of the human
term for it is anthropotomy
"dissection of a human". Androtomy
is to be distinguished
- Gross anatomy
(also called topographical
anatomy, or anthropotomy
) is the study
of anatomical structures
that can be seen by unaided
- Anthropotomie; oder, Lehre
von dem Baue des menschlichen
Körpers, 1835-41 - Anthropotomy
on the build
of the human
- Sections, Social Science
Section, Physical Science
and Embryology, Physiology
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