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dimorphous

[dahy-mawr-fuh s] /daɪˈmɔr fəs/
adjective
1.
having two forms.
Also, dimorphic.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < Greek dímorphos. See dimorph, -ous
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dimorphous

adj.

1832, from Greek dimorphos "of two forms," from di- (see di- (1)) + morphe "form, shape" (see Morpheus).

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