What does anthropological mean?

anthropological meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1825, from anthropology + -ical. Relevant: Anthropologically.

anthropological meaning in General Dictionary

of or focused on the research of anthropology

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  • regarding anthropology; of theu000du000a nature of man.

anthropological meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Pertaining to anthropology; of the nature of guy.

Sentence Examples with the word anthropological

At the meeting of the Naturforscherversammlung at Innsbruck in 1869, he was one of the founders of the German Anthropological Society, of which he became president in the following year; and from 1869 onwards he presided over the Berlin Anthropological Society, also acting as editor of its proceedings in the Zeitschrift fiir Ethnologic. In ethnology he published a volume of essays on the physical anthropology of the Germans, with special reference to the Frisians; and at his instance a census, which yielded remarkable results, was carried out among school children throughout Germany, to determine the relative distribution of blondes and brunettes.

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