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heteromorphic

/ˌhɛtərəʊˈmɔːfɪk/
adjective (biology)
1.
differing from the normal form in size, shape, and function
2.
(of pairs of homologous chromosomes) differing from each other in size or form
3.
(esp of insects) having different forms at different stages of the life cycle
Derived Forms
heteromorphism, heteromorphy, noun
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heteromorphous in Medicine

heteromorphous het·er·o·mor·phous (hět'ə-rō-môr'fəs)
adj.
Differing from the normal type.

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