Origin of amorphous
OTHER WORDS FROM amorphousa·mor·phous·ly, adverba·mor·phous·ness, noun
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While they purport to speak for free speech and Western values, their overarching goal is to use violence as a political solution, with “the left” as the amorphous enemy they purport to fight — by any means necessary.
Newly formed brain cells, for instance, must physically position themselves to avoid turning into “amorphous aggregates,” Wang says.This year’s SN 10 scientists aim to solve some of science’s biggest challenges|Science News Staff|September 30, 2020|Science News
Two years later, he stepped down as chief technical officer and into the amorphous role of chief visionary officer.Magic Leap tried to create an alternate reality. Its founder was already in one|Verne Kopytoff|September 26, 2020|Fortune
Of all the WNBA awards, Rookie of the Year may have the most amorphous definition.Which Players Have A Shot At Becoming WNBA Rookie Of The Year?|Howard Megdal|September 11, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Regular-season fights in the NHL by season and number of players involvedThere’s a certain ritual to curated violence in the NHL, much of which is traced back to an amorphous code.
“We got here hours ago,” says a man with a foot brace who's given up his spot in the amorphous line to sit on a folding chair.Beyonce, Jay Z & No Doubt Sing to End Global Poverty in Central Park|Caitlin Dickson|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not in tax dollars, not in national resources, not even in the amorphous concept of a body count.
But the amorphous blend of character and character motivation somehow morphs into plot.How I Write: James McBride, The New National Book Award Winner For Fiction|Noah Charney|December 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Our challenge today is to develop new defenses against this more amorphous, diffuse and individualized one.
How and what makes this amorphous movement step in this direction or that?
Amorphous urates are readily soluble in caustic soda solutions.
The usual forms are: (a) Ammoniomagnesium phosphate crystals; (b) acid calcium phosphate crystals; and (c) amorphous phosphates.
When at all abundant, pus forms a white sediment resembling amorphous phosphates macroscopically.
The sediment usually contains abundant amorphous phosphates and crystals of triple phosphate and ammonium urate.
In any case, Shoemakers statement has no bearing whatever on the pharmacologic action of pure amorphous phosphorus.