a combining form meaning “form, structure,” of the kind specified by the initial element: isomorph.
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Origin of -morph
< Greek -morphos; see -morphous
Words nearby -morph
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British Dictionary definitions for -morph
n combining form
indicating shape, form, or structure of a specified kindectomorph
Derived forms of -morph-morphic or -morphous, adj combining form-morphy, n combining form
Word Origin for -morph
from Greek -morphos, from morphē shape
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Medical definitions for -morph
Form; shape; structure:endomorph.
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