Definition of

Pleomorphism

  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

polymorphism

Alternate forms of Pleomorphism

Derivations: pleomorphic

Hyponyms: dimorphism

Hypernyms: chemical phenomenon, organic phenomenon

Words that sound like Pleomorphism

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