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Meaning of "polymorphous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF POLYMORPHOUS

polymorphous  [ˌpɒlɪˈmɔːfəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF POLYMORPHOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Polymorphous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES POLYMORPHOUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of polymorphous in the English dictionary

The first definition of polymorphous in the dictionary is having, taking, or passing through many different forms or stages. Other definition of polymorphous is exhibiting polymorphism. Polymorphous is also displaying or undergoing polymorphism.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH POLYMORPHOUS


actinomorphous
ˌæktɪnəʊˈmɔːfəs
amorphous
əˈmɔːfəs
anthropomorphous
ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfəs
dimorphous
daɪˈmɔːfəs
gynandromorphous
dʒɪˌnændrəʊˈmɔːfəs
homeomorphous
ˌhɒmɪəˈmɔːfəs
homoeomorphous
ˌhɒmɪəˈmɔːfəs
isodimorphous
ˌaɪsəʊdaɪˈmɔːfəs
isomorphous
ˌaɪsəʊˈmɔːfəs
lagomorphous
ˌlæɡəʊˈmɔːfəs
metamorphous
ˌmɛtəˈmɔːfəs
monomorphous
ˌmɒnəʊˈmɔːfəs
ophiomorphous
ˌɒfɪəˈmɔːfəs
paramorphous
ˌpærəˈmɔːfəs
perimorphous
ˌpɛrɪˈmɔːfəs
pleomorphous
ˌpliːəˈmɔːfəs
rhizomorphous
ˌraɪzəʊˈmɔːfəs
tauromorphous
ˌtɔːrəˈmɔːfəs
theriomorphous
ˌθɪərɪəʊˈmɔːfəs
trimorphous
traɪˈmɔːfəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE POLYMORPHOUS

polymerase
polymeric
polymeride
polymerisation
polymerise
polymerism
polymerization
polymerize
polymerous
polymery
polymorph
polymorphic
polymorphic function
polymorphically
polymorphism
polymorphonuclear
polymorphonuclear leucocyte
polymorphously
polymyositis
polymyxin

WORDS THAT END LIKE POLYMORPHOUS

anamorphous
aphthous
diadelphous
didelphous
heteromorphous
homomorphous
hypertrophous
mesomorphous
monadelphous
monodelphous
ornithodelphous
pentadelphous
polyadelphous
Pseudepigraphous
pseudomorphous
saurognathous
triadelphous
typhous
xanthous
zygomorphous

Synonyms and antonyms of polymorphous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «polymorphous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF POLYMORPHOUS

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

Translator English - Chinese

多形性
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

polimorfa
570 millions of speakers

English

polymorphous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बहुरूप
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

متعدد الأشكال
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

полиморфный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

polimorfa
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বহুরুপী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

polymorphe
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Polimorf
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

polymorphen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

多形の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

다형
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Polymorphous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

có nhiều hình
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பல நிலைகளைக் கடந்து
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बहुमापक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

çok şekilli
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

polimorfo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

polimorficzny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

поліморфний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

polimorfă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

πολύμορφη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

polimorfe
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

polymorf
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

polymorphous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of polymorphous

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «POLYMORPHOUS»

The term «polymorphous» is regularly used and occupies the 85.467 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «POLYMORPHOUS» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «POLYMORPHOUS»

Discover the use of polymorphous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to polymorphous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Polymorphous Domesticities: Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four ...
"This book specifically maps out a "figural" play of gender, sexuality and alternative forms of domesticity in four modern European and American writers: Edith Wharton, Djuna Barnes, Colette, and J. R. Ackerley.
Juliana Schiesari, 2012
2
Freud and the Polymorphous Perverse: Freud’s conception of a ...
Freud’s conception of a ‘polymorphous perverse’ infantile sexuality in the Three Essays emerges from his radical deconstruction of the traditional view of sexuality as a biological ‘instinct’ to reproduce.
Harry Taylor, 2013
3
The Primal Whimper: More Readings from the Journal of ...
Offers a humorous look at topics in psychology and psychiatry
Glenn C. Ellenbogen, 1991
4
Oral Sadism and the Vegetarian Personality: Reading from the ...
A collection of satirical journal articles pokes fun at the sciences of psychology and psychotherapy quot; "The Sc
Glenn C. Ellenbogen, 1987
5
Salivary Gland Tumours
In polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinoma, the nuclei are larger, rounder, and more uniform than the angular hyperchromatic nuclei resembling basal cells observed in adenoid cystic carcinoma (fig. 7.29). Moreover, necrosis, which may be ...
Jerzy Klijanienko, Philippe Vielh, John G. Batsakis, 2000
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Dail and Hammar's Pulmonary Pathology: Volume II: Neoplastic ...
Polymorphous low-grade adenocarcinomas are low-grade malignant infiltrative tumors of the minor salivary glands fi that display bland-looking tumor cells and a diverse range of architectural patterns.133 These tumors were initially described  ...
Joseph F. Tomashefski, Carol Farver, Armando E. Fraire, 2010
7
Clinical Outline of Oral Pathology: Diagnosis and Treatment
Polymorphous Low-Grade Adenocarcinoma Age: Elderly Sex: Female predilection Clinical Features: As with most minor salivary tumors of the oral cavity, the palate is the favored site for polymorphous low-grade ade- nocarcinoma. the most ...
Lewis R. Eversole, 2001
8
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Posterior polymorphous dystrophy (PPMD) is discussed in this chapter because it is considered by many authors to be a congenital disorder of the endothelium. It is rare, and is characterized by a normal anterior banded (fetal) portion of ...
Kenneth Weston Wright, Peter H. Spiegel, 2003
9
Derrida, Deleuze, Psychoanalysis
Likewise, in the field of electronics, a "polymorphous machine" is a machine that can simultaneously produce different voltages and different currents, that is to say , precisely, assemblages. Shouldn't we therefore assume there to be, at the ...
Gabriele Schwab, 2013
10
Animal Cruelty: Pathway to Violence Against People
Sexually Polymorphous Theory The Sexually Polymorphous Theory posits that individuals hurt animals and people because these violent activities are necessary for them to achieve sexual pleasure and release. Wax and Haddox ( 1974c) ...
Linda Merz-Perez, Kathleen M. Heide, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «POLYMORPHOUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term polymorphous is used in the context of the following news items.
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Michael Moorcock: “I think Tolkien was a crypto-fascist”
... his young family and one of his best-loved creations, the polymorphous secret agent and flâneur Jerry Cornelius – he “pitched an absolute fit” ... «New Statesman, Jul 15»
2
Museum & Gallery Listings for July 24-30
16) A small but succinct survey of the multimedia bad-boy artist's polymorphous relationship to photography shows him constantly changing ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
3
IPC recommends caution on 3 life saving drugs in market to CDSCO …
The prodromal phase is then followed in some days by an acute polymorphous dermatologic syndrome manifested as erythematous ... «pharmabiz.com, Jul 15»
4
Museum & Gallery Listings for July 17-23
16) A small but succinct survey of the multimedia bad-boy artist's polymorphous relationship to photography shows him constantly changing ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
5
HEALTH BRIEFS: First Lady Deal promotes immunizations at …
About 10 percent of Americans suffer from polymorphous light eruption, a form of photodermatitis that causes rashy, blistered or scaly skin ... «Gwinnettdailypost.com, Jul 15»
6
The digital uncanny comes to Manchester's International Festival
... of a script that reduces Wonderland's polymorphous perversity – Carroll's Alice could and did become whatever she wished – into something ... «New Scientist, Jul 15»
7
Wolff: In digital media's youth crusade, career paths are fuzzy
Not only is middle-class security far from guaranteed in most of these digital journalism businesses — really polymorphous content businesses ... «USA TODAY, Jul 15»
8
The institution of marriage our society needs
If there is one constant to human history, it is that sexualities remain plural, polymorphous and resistant to political control. Seen in the long run, ... «Al Jazeera America, Jul 15»
9
Museum & Gallery Listings for July 10-16
16) A small but succinct survey of the multimedia bad-boy artist's polymorphous relationship to photography shows him constantly changing ... «New York Times, Jul 15»
10
The residents of 'Lonesome Valley' play well with one another
... by Liz Craft; a wonderfully unsettling digital print by Chanel Von Habsburg-Lothringen; and a pair of polymorphous pieces by Orion Martin. «Los Angeles Times, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Polymorphous [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/polymorphous>. Nov 2019 ».
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