Etymology
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biometry (n.)

1831, "calculation of life expectancy" (obsolete); see bio- + -metry. Coined by Whewell, popularized 1860s by T.S. Lambert. Later, "application of mathematics to the study of biology" (1894). Related: Biometer, used in various senses from 1830s; from 1865 as "life table," calculating the duration of life under given conditions.

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Definitions of biometry

biometry (n.)
a branch of biology that studies biological phenomena and observations by means of statistical analysis;
Synonyms: biometrics / biostatistics
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