Definitions for ectomorphˈɛk təˌmɔrf

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ec•to•morphˈɛk təˌmɔrf(n.)

  1. a person of the ectomorphic type.

    Category: Developmental Biology, Physical Anthropology

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ectomorph(noun)

    a person with a thin body


  1. ectomorph(Noun)

    Someone with a lean, only slightly muscular body

  2. ectomorph(Noun)

    : Theoretical body type in which a person has a high metabolism. Such a person can easily maintain a low fat physique, but does not add muscle or body weight easily.

  3. Origin: Derived from ectoderm from William Herbert Sheldon.


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