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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:elbow breadth
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Definition:In humans this measurement is commonly performed with the individual's arm extended perpendicular to the body and bent with the fingers pointing up so the angle at the elbow is 90 degrees. The greatest distance across the elbow joint is used for the measurement.

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