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Meaning of "pleomorphism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PLEOMORPHISM

pleomorphism  [ˌpliːəˈmɔːˌfɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PLEOMORPHISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pleomorphism is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PLEOMORPHISM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of pleomorphism in the English dictionary

The definition of pleomorphism in the dictionary is the occurrence of more than one different form in the life cycle of a plant or animal. Other definition of pleomorphism is the occurrence of more than one different form of crystal of one chemical compound; polymorphism.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PLEOMORPHISM


anamorphism
ˌænəˈmɔːˌfɪzəm
anthropomorphism
ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfɪzəm
automorphism
ˌɔːtəʊˈmɔːfɪzəm
catastrophism
kəˈtæstrəˌfɪzəm
diastrophism
daɪˈæstrəˌfɪzəm
dimorphism
daɪˈmɔːfɪzəm
dwarfism
ˈdwɔːfɪzəm
endomorphism
ˌɛndəʊˈmɔːˌfɪzəm
homeomorphism
ˌhəʊmɪəˈmɔːfɪzəm
homomorphism
ˌhəʊməʊˈmɔːfɪzəm
isomorphism
ˌaɪsəʊˈmɔːfɪzəm
metamorphism
ˌmɛtəˈmɔːfɪzəm
neo-catastrophism
ˌniːəʊkəˈtæstrəˌfɪzəm
Orphism
ˈɔːfɪzəm
pacifism
ˈpæsɪˌfɪzəm
paramorphism
ˌpærəˈmɔːˌfɪzəm
polymorphism
ˌpɒlɪˈmɔːfɪzəm
sophism
ˈsɒfɪzəm
Sufism
ˈsuːfɪzəm
theosophism
θɪˈɒsəˌfɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PLEOMORPHISM

plentitude
plenty
plenum
plenum system
pleochroic
pleochroism
pleomorphic
pleomorphous
pleomorphy
pleon
pleonal
pleonasm
pleonast
pleonaste
pleonastic
pleonastical
pleonastically
pleonectic
pleonexia
pleopod

WORDS THAT END LIKE PLEOMORPHISM

amorphism
Buddhism
enantiomorphism
Guelphism
gynandromorphism
hemimorphism
heteromorphism
homoeomorphism
hylomorphism
idiomorphism
isodimorphism
mechanomorphism
mesomorphism
monomorphism
perimorphism
psephism
sapphism
sexual dimorphism
skeuomorphism
zoomorphism
zygomorphism

Synonyms and antonyms of pleomorphism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pleomorphism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PLEOMORPHISM

Find out the translation of pleomorphism to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of pleomorphism from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pleomorphism» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

多形性
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pleomorfismo
570 millions of speakers

English

pleomorphism
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

pleomorphism
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تعدد الأشكال
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

плеоморфизм
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pleomorfismo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

pleomorphism
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

polymorphisme
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pleomorphism
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Pleomorphismus
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

多態性
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

다형성
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pleomorphism
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pleomorphism
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இரு வேறு வாழ்க்கை அமைப்பு கொண்ட விலங்குகள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पलोमोर्फिझम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pleomorfizm
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pleomorphism
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pleomorfizm
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

плеоморфізм
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pleomorfism
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

πλειομορφία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pleomorphism
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

pleomorfism
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pleomorphism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pleomorphism

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PLEOMORPHISM»

The term «pleomorphism» is normally little used and occupies the 117.426 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PLEOMORPHISM» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «pleomorphism» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «pleomorphism» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pleomorphism

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PLEOMORPHISM»

Discover the use of pleomorphism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pleomorphism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Pleomorphism in Bacterial Protoplasm: A Study in Psittacosis
Archives Of The Andrew Todd McClintock Memorial Foundation For The Study Of Diseases Of The Alimentary Canal, V1.
Andrew Todd McClintock, 2013
2
Head and Neck Surgical Pathology
... mucosa Intermediate Hyperplastic Hyperchromatic nuclei confined to basal or suprabasal areas Evidence of cytoplasmic keratin (maturation in upper half) Rare change Minimal hyperchromasia and pleomorphism, usually lower epithelium; ...
Ben Z. Pilch, 2001
3
Essentials of Anatomic Pathology
The severity of keratinizing dysplasia is usually reflected by degree of pleomorphism rather than cytological atypia and as such may be difficult to predict. It may be also more difficult to distinguish keratinizing dysplasia from keratinizing ...
Liang Cheng, David G. Bostwick, 2011
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Pleomorphic Fungi: The Diversity and Its Taxonomic Implications
It is hoped that this book will aid in the development of current knowledge on fungal systematics and provide a useful reference not only to specialists in systematic mycology, but also to researchers, teachers, and university students ...
J. Sugiyama, 2012
5
Withrow and MacEwen's Small Animal Clinical Oncology
... invasiveness; 21 multinucleation Mast cell tumor, cutaneous (cat) Well and poorly differentiated, Cellular and nuclear pleomorphism, mitotic 22, 23 histiocytic index Lymphoma Low, intermediate, high Architecture, mitotic index, nuclear size , ...
Stephen J. Withrow, David M. Vail, Rodney L. Page, 2013
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Practical Soft Tissue Pathology: A Diagnostic Approach: A ...
Cellular pleomorphism in mesenchymal neoplasms is probably best defined as a significant variation in the size and shape of individual cells within a lesion, primarily as a result of striking alterations in nuclear and cytoplasmic morphology.
Jason L. Hornick, 2013
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Early Breast Cancer: From Screening to Multidisciplinary ...
A score for tumour cell pleomorphism/size is given as 1, 2 or 3 according to whether mild pleomorphism/small cell size, moderate pleomorphism/medium size or highly pleomor- phic/large nuclear size is seen. As noted above, good fixation is ...
Guidubaldo Querci della Rovere, Ruth Warren, John R. Benson, 2005
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BIOLOGY OF CONIDIAL FUNGI
6 Pleomorphism J.W. Carmichael l. The Assimilative Stage and Dimorphism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 135 11. The Propagative Stage and Pleomorphism . ... 136 A. Pleomorphism with Conidia of the Same Ontogenetic Type . . . 137 B.
Garry T. Cole, 2012
9
A New Bacteriology
They permitted themselves to generalize on the basis of these observations, which had resulted in part from the use of deficient methods and techniques, and went so far as to propose a general theory of bacterial pleomorphism (pleo, more;  ...
Sorin Sonea, Maurice Panisset, 1983
10
Diagnostic Cytopathology
A borderline phyllodes tumour is histologically characterised by a modest stromal hypercellular- ity, moderate cellular pleomorphism, an intermediate number of mitoses, heterogeneous stromal expansion and rare heterologous stromal ...
Winifred Gray, Gabrijela Kocjan, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PLEOMORPHISM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pleomorphism is used in the context of the following news items.
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Grb2 depletion under non-stimulated conditions inhibits PTEN …
... cells as Ci tumor but shows more anaplastic or higher degree of cellular pleomorphism (Figure 4c) characteristic of Akt pathway alteration. «Nature.com, Jul 15»
2
Standardization of pathologic evaluation and reporting of …
Treatment can cause nuclear hyperchromasia and pleomorphism; however, the findings should be compared with the pretreatment biopsy ... «Nature.com, Jul 15»
3
Perivascular Epithelioid Cell Tumor Masquerading as Retained …
... cells arranged in a concentric fashion around thick-walled vessels and lacked widespread necrosis, vascular invasion, numerous mitosis, and pleomorphism. «Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, Jul 15»
4
Primary Kaposi's sarcoma of the heart in non-immunodeficient …
Nuclear pleomorphism of the spindled cells was minimal. Few mitotic figures were present. Spindle cells were Vimentin, CD34 and CD31 ... «7thSpace Interactive, Jul 15»
5
Cornea transplant quality may not differ in diabetic vs. non-diabetic …
The study authors intend to additionally evaluate measurements such as pleomorphism and polymegathism. “We would like to get more details ... «Healio, May 15»
6
Fully automatic evaluation of the corneal endothelium from in vivo …
Endothelial cell density: 687 mm −2; Polymegathism: could not be determined; Pleomorphism: could not be determined. User interaction time: 4 ... «BMC Blogs Network, Apr 15»
7
Understanding Rita Wilson's diagnosis
One additional point about Wilson's cancer is that she describes a recent change to increased "pleomorphism." This term simply means that ... «Fred Hutch News Service, Apr 15»
8
Mutations of the human interferon alpha-2b gene in brain tumor …
Xanthomatous degeneration, metaplasia and moderate nuclear pleomorphism may be seen but have no prognostic significance (Photo ... «Nature.com, Apr 15»
9
Mesothelioma Subtype Predicts Poor Survival Odds
In microbiology, pleomorphism refers to the ability of some cells to change their shape or size as their conditions change. Some other ... «Surviving Mesothelioma, Oct 14»
10
Endoscopic Eradication Therapy for Barrett's Esophagus
... esophagus called dysplasia (cytologic atypia, architectural complexity due to nuclear pleomorphism and hyperchromatism confined to basement membrane). «Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, Oct 14»
REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Pleomorphism [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pleomorphism>. Feb 2019 ».
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