Origin of polymorph
Related Words for polymorphicassorted, changeable, different, discrete, disparate, distinct, distinctive, divers, diverse, diversified, heterogeneous, individual, legion, manifold, many, many-sided, miscellaneous, mixed, motley, multifarious
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Historical Examples of polymorphic
But it is polymorphic variability in the strictest sense of the word.
Passant oultre—one of Rabelais' favourite and most polymorphic expressions.A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1
Multiform, mul′ti-form, adj. having many forms, polymorphic.
Polymorphic species may now be regarded as the link which unites ordinary variability with the historical production of species.
Some of the species are polymorphic, many varieties being produced from a single batch of eggs.The Butterfly Book
William Jacob Holland
Word Origin for polymorph
"organism of several forms," 1828, from Greek polymorphos "of many forms" (see polymorphous).