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ASTM D5219-15

Standard Terminology Relating to Body Dimensions for Apparel Sizing


1.1 This standard is a compilation of terminology related to the body dimensions for apparel sizing.

1.2 For definitions of other textile terms, refer to Terminology D123.

1.3 The terms are listed in alphabetical order regardless of whether they are horizontal or vertical measurements. The three dimensional Avatars were created by Alvanon Inc. See Figs. 1-19.

1.4 The term “height” has been designated for vertical measurements.

1.5 The term “length” has been designated for contour measurements.

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Book of Standards Volume: 07.02
Developed by Subcommittee: D13.55
Pages: 14
DOI: 10.1520/D5219-15
ICS Code: 01.040.61; 61.020