polymorph


polymorph
polymorphic, adj.
/pol"ee mawrf'/, n.
1. Biol. an organism having more than one adult form, as the different castes in social ants.
2. Crystall. any of the crystal forms assumed by a substance that exhibits polymorphism.
3. Anat. granulocyte.
[1820-30; < Gk polýmorphos; see POLY-, -MORPH]

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