|pleomorphism or pleomorphy (ˌpliːəˈmɔːˌfɪzəm, ˈpliːəˌmɔːfɪ)|
|1.||the occurrence of more than one different form in the life cycle of a plant or animal|
|2.||the occurrence of more than one different form of crystal of one chemical compound; polymorphism|
|pleomorphy or pleomorphy|
|pleo'morphic or pleomorphy|
pleomorphism ple·o·mor·phism (plē'ə-môr'fĭz'əm)
The occurrence of two or more structural forms during a life cycle, especially of certain plants.