Somatoscopic traits of human

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chin - chin profile

Evaluated in the lateral view. We evaluate the chin contour and its position with regard to the upper part of the face in this trait. The trait is divided into three categories: 1. receding (the chin recedes with regard to the profile of the upper part of the face), 2. softly rounded, straight, 3. pronounced, prominent (the chin is prominent, it protrudes in comparison to the profile of the upper part of the face).


Frequency represented in the Czech population:

Category Together Males Females
1 10,5% 12% 9%
2 66,7% 62% 71%
3 23% 26% 20%
receding chin straight chin protruding chin
receding chin straight chin protruding chin
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