Diameters

Revision as of 21:16, 3 October 2005 by WikiConvertor (Talk)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

Diameter

The length of a straight line passing through the centre of a circle and connecting opposite points on its circumference, hence the distance between two specified opposite points on the periphery of a structure such as the cranium or pelvis.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Diameters&oldid=27502"
First | Previous (Diameter obliqua) | Next (Diametric) | Last
Advertisement
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.