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Meaning of "nasal index" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NASAL INDEX

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NASAL INDEX

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conjunction
determiner
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Nasal index is a noun.
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WHAT DOES NASAL INDEX MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of nasal index in the English dictionary

The definition of nasal index in the dictionary is the ratio of the widest part of the nose to its length multiplied by 100.


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WORDS THAT END LIKE NASAL INDEX

body mass index
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consumer price index
cost-of-living index
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Synonyms and antonyms of nasal index in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «nasal index» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NASAL INDEX

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Translator English - Chinese

鼻指数
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

índice nasal
570 millions of speakers

English

nasal index
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नाक सूचकांक
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

مؤشر الأنف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

носовые индекс
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

índice nasal
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অনুনাসিক সূচক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

indice nasal
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Indeks hidung
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Nasen Index
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

鼻インデックス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

코 인덱스
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Indeks hidung
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chỉ số mũi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நாசி குறியீட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अनुनासिक निर्देशांक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Burun indeksi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

indice nasale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

indeks nosa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

носові індекс
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

indicele nazal
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ρινικό δείκτη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

nasale indeks
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

nasal index
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

nasal indeks
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NASAL INDEX»

The term «nasal index» is barely ever used and occupies the 198.179 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NASAL INDEX»

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1
The People of India
The length the nasal index. and breadth are measured from certain specified points, and the latter dimension is expressed as a percentage of the .former. The nasal index, therefore, is simply the relation of the breadth of the riose to its length.
Herbert Risley, William Crooke, 1999
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Cunningham's textbook of anatomy
The greatest width of the aperture is compared with the nasal height (measured from the nasion to the lower border of the aperture) and the nasal index is thus determined : — Nasal width x 100 „ . . . — iT — =-t -.— t - - = Nasal index. N asal ...
Daniel John Cunningham, 1818
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Clinical Anatomy of the Nose, Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses
After puberty the angle in the female is reduced to 50.3° (40°-65°) and in males to 50.8° (39°-67°). The shape of the nose and the alar angle show very marked racial differences. The nasal index is calculated from the following formula: Breadth ...
Johannes Lang, 1989
4
The Equality of the Human Races
The nasal index is the ratio of the greatest width of the nose at the nostrils to its greatest length measured from the naso-frontal suture down to the nasal ridge, above the superior dental arch. To calculate this index, one multiplies by 100 the  ...
Joseph-Anténor Firmin, 2002
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Man
Without referring in detail to the Egyptian series illustrated by various anthors ( Schmidt, Oetteking, Ginffrida-Ruggeri, Biasutti), it is specially interesting to note that Schmidt gives the nasal index of modern Egyptian crania* as 46-3 (J and ?) ...
‎1915
6
The Archaeology of Human Bones
In hot, humid conditions a low, broad nose better serves to dissipate heat ( Wolpoff 1968; Franciscus and Long 1991). Davies (1932) studied the nasal index in living groups around the world. In the living person, the nasal index is the ratio  ...
Simon Mays, 2002
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The Indian Human Heritage
Figure 2 provides mean values of cephalic index [= (Head Breadth/Head Length) x 100] and nasal index [= (Nose Breadth/Nose Length) x 100] in various socio- cultural and geographical subsets of the Indian peoples. It is clear from this figure  ...
D. Balasubramanian, N. Appaji Rao, 1998
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Anthropology
Among the various Mongoloid peoples, the nasal index is frequently mesorrhine. Leptorrhine nose is characteristics of the Caucasoid peoples of Asia, North Africa and Europe. Haddon writes, "Speaking generally, the leucoderms are ...
Ram Nath Sharma, Rajendra K. Sharma, 1997
9
Cultural Encyclopedia of the Body
The nasal index, a measure initially described in the 1700s and commonly used by anthropologists well into the twentieth ... The nasal index was so commonly accepted among anthropologists that many used it as a major criterion for creating ...
10
Prehistoric Research in Northwest Punjab Anthropogical ...
The characteristics which are correlated are : Stature — Horizontal cephalic index Stature — Morphological facial index Stature — Nasal index Horizontal cephalic index — Morphological facial index Horizontal cephalic index — Nasal index ...

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NASAL INDEX»

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Scrambled eggs
... the high cheekbones, the heritable cephalic and nasal index, the promise of fecundity in the eyes. Close-ups are also for genealogical clues. «Hindu Business Line, Mar 15»
2
*Of Moral Fault Lines and Subjugated Wisdoms
A common one was anthropometry, the patterning Africans' physical characteristics –measuring skulls, height, skin colour, the nasal index, and ... «Nigeria Master Web, Apr 14»
3
*“Purging Racism, The Enemy Within”, An Analysis.
He absurdly determined, "the social position of a caste varies inversely as its nasal index measuring the definition of a community as either a ... «Nigeria Master Web, Mar 14»
4
Continued Western Influence on Indian Social Engineering
On the other hand, the British attributed the caste system to racial differences, supposedly based on something called the 'nasal index'. «ChakraNews.com, Jun 12»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Nasal index [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/nasal-index>. Nov 2019 ».
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