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endomorphic

[en-duh-mawr-fik] /ˌɛn dəˈmɔr fɪk/
adjective
1.
Mineralogy.
  1. occurring in the form of an endomorph.
  2. of or pertaining to endomorphs.
  3. taking place within a rock mass.
2.
having a heavy body build roughly characterized by the relative prominence of structures developed from the embryonic endoderm (contrasted with ectomorphic, mesomorphic).
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; < French endomorphique; see endo-, -morphic
Related forms
endomorphy, noun
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