[mez-uh-mawr-fik, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-]See more synonyms for mesomorphic on Thesaurus.com
Related formsmes·o·mor·phism, nounmes·o·mor·phy, noun
- pertaining to or having a muscular or sturdy body build characterized by the relative prominence of structures developed from the embryonic mesoderm (contrasted with ectomorphic, endomorphic).
- Physical Chemistry. pertaining to or existing in an intermediate state, as a liquid crystal in the nematic or smectic state.
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British Dictionary definitions for mesomorphy
adjective Also: mesomorphousDerived Formsmesomorphism, nounmesomorphy, noun
- chem existing in or concerned with an intermediate state of matter between a true liquid and a true solidSee also liquid crystal, smectic, nematic
- relating to or being a mesomorph
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