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amorphism

[uh-mawr-fiz-uh m]
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noun
  1. the state or quality of being amorphous.
  2. Obsolete. nihilism(def 3).

Origin of amorphism

1850–55; < German Amorphismus < Greek ámorph(os) amorphous + -ismos -ism
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  • Amorphism, a-mor′fizm, n. a state of being amorphous or without crystallisation even in the minutest particles.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

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