promorphology

Promorphology

Pro`mor*phol"o*gy\, n. [Pref. pro- + morphology.] (Biol.) Crystallography of organic forms; -- a division of morphology created by Haeckel. It is essentially stereometric, and relates to a mathematical conception of organic forms. See Tectology.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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