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biomorph

[bahy-oh-mawrf]
noun
  1. a painted, drawn, or sculptured free form or design suggestive in shape of a living organism, especially an ameba or protozoan: The paintings of Joan Miró are often notable for their playful, bright-colored biomorphs.
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Origin of biomorph

First recorded in 1890–95; bio- + -morph
Related formsbi·o·mor·phic, adjectivebi·o·mor·phism, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for biomorphism

biomorph

noun
  1. a set of two-dimensional branching biomorphic images that can be used to illustrate evolutionary concepts
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