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a combining form meaning “form, structure,” of the kind specified by the initial element:
Origin of -morph
< Greek -morphos; see -morphous Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for -morph


combining form
indicating shape, form, or structure of a specified kind: ectomorph
Derived Forms
-morphic, -morphous, combining_form:in_adjective
-morphy, combining_form:in_noun:countable
Word Origin
from Greek -morphos, from morphē shape
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-morph in Medicine

-morph suff.
Form; shape; structure: endomorph.

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