a combining form meaning “form, structure,” used in the formation of compound words: morphology.
Also, especially before a vowel, morph-.

< Greek, combining form of morphḗ Unabridged
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morpho- or (before a vowel) morph-
combining form
1.  indicating form or structure: morphology
2.  morpheme: morphophonemics
[from Greek morphē form, shape]
morph- or (before a vowel) morph-
combining form
[from Greek morphē form, shape]

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morpho- or morph-
Form; shape; structure: morphogenesis.

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