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Inch Unit of Length

Known as: Inch, in, inches 
A traditional unit of length equal to 1/12 of a foot or 2.54 centimeters.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background— Consumption of soft drinks has been linked to obesity in children and adolescents, but it is unclear whether it… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
developed out of a need to solve a problem. The problem was posed, in the late 1960s, to the Optical Sciences Center (OSC) at the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Body weight and height have both been associated consistently with postmenopausal breast cancer but less consistently with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Obesity is an established risk factor for non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM). Anthropometric measures of overall and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Using data from the Health Professionals Follow-Up Study, we prospectively examined the relationships between height, body mass… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The statistical term “regression,” from a Latin root meaning “going back,” was first used by Francis Galton in his paper… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
A new measure of balance, functional reach, has been recently developed. Functional reach is the maximal distance one can reach… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
To establish the concurrent validity of our new balance instrument, functional reach (FR = maximal safe standing forward reach… Expand
Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
The clinical findings and pathological anatomy of 110 fractures through the lower three inches of the femur are presented. A… Expand
Highly Cited
1932
Highly Cited
1932
We propose to describe, in its pathologic and clinical details, a disease of the terminal ileum, affecting mainly young adults… Expand