cephalic index

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ratio (in percent) of the maximum breadth to the maximum length of a skull

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With regard to the findings of this study and other investigations in Iran we can conclude that trend of brachycephalization and hyperbrachycephalic was happened during some centuries on consequents generations of people.
Other study showed a trends changes of head shape (brachycephalization) during 30 years in Japanese people (Nakishima).
With noticing to present study and other Iranian study we can conclude that process of brachycephalization and hyperbrachycephalization was happened during some centuries on consequents of people.