Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Thigh Skinfold

Anthropometric measurement; skinfold measured on the mid-line of the anterior surface of the thigh mid-way between the inguinal crease (between the groin and the thigh) and proximal border of the knee. Used in combination with other skinfold measurements to estimate body composition.

See skinfold thickness.

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