endomorphic (sense )
Origin of pyknic; from Classical Greek pyknos, compact, solid (see pycnidium) + -ic
Having a short stocky physique.
Origin of pyknicFrom Greek puknos, compact.
- (anthropology) A short, thickset person characterised by thick neck, large abdomen and relatively short limbs; a mesomorph.
From Ancient Greek πυκνός (puknos, “thick”).