Definition of


  1. (noun, phenomenon) (biology) the appearance of two or more distinctly different forms in the life cycle of some organisms
  2. (noun, phenomenon) (chemistry) the existence of different kinds of crystal of the same chemical compound

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Synonyms of Pleomorphism


Alternate forms of Pleomorphism

Derivations: pleomorphic

Hyponyms: dimorphism

Hypernyms: chemical phenomenon, organic phenomenon

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