the branch of anthropology dealing with the evolutionary changes in human anatomy and physiology, using mensurational and descriptive techniques.
the branch of anthropology dealing with the genetic aspect of human development and its physical variations
The branch of anthropology that deals with human evolutionary biology, physical variation, and classification. Compare cultural anthropology.
noun, Chemistry. 1. a usually reversible change in the physical properties of a substance, as size or shape: Freezing a liquid is a physical change. noun any process involving a substance’s change from one state (gas, liquid, solid) to another without alteration of the chemical composition; cf. chemical change Examples Freezing water is a physical […]
noun 1. the branch of chemistry dealing with the relations between the physical properties of substances and their chemical composition and transformations. noun 1. the branch of chemistry concerned with the way in which the physical properties of substances depend on and influence their chemical structure, properties, and reactions physical chemistry n. Scientific analysis of […]
- Physical diagnosis
physical diagnosis n. Diagnosis based on a physical examination of a patient.
noun 1. See under . noun, Astronomy. 1. two stars that appear as one if not viewed through a telescope with adequate magnification, such as two stars that are separated by a great distance but are nearly in line with each other and an observer (optical double star) or those that are relatively close together […]