**isometric growth** — growth that occurs at the same rate for all parts of an organism so that its shape is consistent throughout development. See alos allometric growth … Dictionary of ichthyology

**isometric growth** — the growth of different organs or parts of an organism at the same rate … Medical dictionary

**Isometric exercise** — or isometrics are a type of strength training in which the joint angle and muscle length do not change during contraction (compared to concentric or eccentric contractions, called isotonic movements). Isometrics are done in static positions,… … Wikipedia

**Growth rate (group theory)** — In group theory, the growth rate of a group with respect to a symmetric generating set describes the size of balls in the group. Every element in the group can be written as a product of generators, and the growth rate counts the number of… … Wikipedia

**allometric growth** — parts of the same organism growing at different rates (allometry). See also isometric growth … Dictionary of ichthyology

**Strength training** — This article is about the basic principles to train muscular strength. For strength training using free weights or weight machines, see weight training. The lat. pulldown, which strengthens the arms and back Strength training is the use of… … Wikipedia

**Geometric group theory** — is an area in mathematics devoted to the study of finitely generated groups via exploring the connections between algebraic properties of such groups and topological and geometric properties of spaces on which these groups act (that is, when the… … Wikipedia

**Ultralimit** — For the direct limit of a sequence of ultrapowers, see Ultraproduct. In mathematics, an ultralimit is a geometric construction that assigns to a sequence of metric spaces Xn a limiting metric space. The notion of an ultralimit captures the… … Wikipedia

**Osteochondritis dissecans** — For other uses, see OCD (disambiguation). Osteochondritis dissecans Classification and external resources A large flap lesion in the femur head typical of late stage Osteochondritis dissecans. In this case … Wikipedia

**isometry** — noun 1. the growth rates in different parts of a growing organism are the same • Topics: ↑growth, ↑growing, ↑maturation, ↑development, ↑ontogeny, ↑ontogenesis • Hypernyms: ↑growth rate, ↑ … Useful english dictionary