- The development of one tissue from a tissue of another kind or type.
- The embryonic development of a tissue or an organ inappropriate to its site.
Examples from the Web for heteromorphosis
Historical Examples of heteromorphosis
In all these cases of heteromorphosis the original form is not restored.The Organism as a Whole
Galls exhibit yet another instructive kind of heteromorphosis.
Regeneration is the reproduction of parts like those lost; heteromorphosis is the reproduction of parts unlike those lost.