endomorphic


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having a squat and fleshy build

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57) yrs of age, the first component stood out, also suggesting a tendency for the endomorphic component to increase with an increase in age, as pointed out in the present study.
Additionally, the pattern of negative attributions ascribed to the endomorphic body type remains approximately the same as the negative attributions found by Brylinsky and Moore (1994).
With respect to the endomorphic and mezomorphic components of the tested persons in the experimental group, we can say that these same persons positively surpass some of the Bulgarian sportswomen in various sports events - swimming, sports and art gymnastics, skiing (running) and others.
He suggested that female's physiques are much more endomorphics than that of males.
For ectomorphs the figure was at least three points higher than the mesomorphic and endomorphic figures.
Physical examination revealed a well-developed, well-nourished endomorphic male with a slight antalgic lean to the left.
For example, Kolbe and Albanese (1996) reported that less than 10% of men appearing in solo advertisements in six male-oriented magazines possessed either endomorphic (i.
1977) who concluded that the pollen of Mutisioideae is diverse at the exo- and endomorphic levels.
These nine images ranged from ectomophorhic (thin) to endomorphic (large/fat).
The exhibition, housed in the gallery's project room, comprised thirty-six modestly sized collages and sculptures dated from 1962 to 1994, most depicting Hansen's favorite motif, a stylized and refreshingly endomorphic female figure he called Venus.
In addition, endomorphic and ectomorphic body types, which are common among dependant individuals, contribute to low energy thresholds and a lack of vigor, eliciting heightened concern and care from caretakers.
The sample was mesoendomorphofic and indicated that the females were more endomorphic that males, being this difference statistically significant.
O1 would include a genetic predisposition and prenatal exposure to conditions that lead to an endomorphic physique.
We do know that the preference in society is toward mesomorphic (muscular) males, and there is an aversion toward endomorphic (fat) and ectomorphic (thin) males (Weinke, 1998).
Some categorize body type as "ectomorphic (thin), endomorphic (heavy) or mesomorphic (muscular).