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MEASUREMENT METHODS - ANNOTATIONS

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 (http://rgd.mcw.edu/contact/index.shtml).

Term:ruler-based body length measuring method
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Definition:A procedure to measure the full length of the intact body of an organism, that is, the extent of the body along its greatest dimension, which employs a ruler, a strip of wood, metal, or other material, having straight edges and graduated, for example in millimetres or inches, used for measuring lengths.



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