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allometry
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
The study of the growth rate of a part of an organism in relation to the growth rate of the entire organism, and the resulting change in proportion of various parts as the organism grows.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/6699.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/6699
Broader Term
growth and development
Spanish
alometría
Term Number
6699