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Robert L. Carneiro

growth is said to be allometric. Allometric growth can be positive or negative. Positive allometric growth is exemplified by the antlers of the famous Irish elk. As the elk evolved, it grew larger in body size, but its antlers grew at an even greater rate, so they became proportionately, as well as