Morphosis
Morphosis Mor*pho"sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. mo`rfwsis form, fr. morfh` form.] (Biol.) The order or mode of development of an organ or part. [1913 Webster]

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  • morphosis — (n.) mode of formation, Modern Latin, from Gk. morphosis a forming, shaping, from morphe form, shape; outward appearance (see MORPHEUS (Cf. Morpheus)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • morphosis — [môr fō sis] n. pl. morphoses [môr fōsēz΄] [ModL < Gr morphōsis, form < morphoun, to form < morphē, form] the mode of developmental formation of an organism or any of its parts …   English World dictionary

  • morphosis — morphosis. См. морфоз. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Morphosis — Graduate House an der University of Toronto …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Morphosis — Thom Mayne Thome Mayne, né le 19 janvier 1944 à Waterbury, est un architecte américain dit déconstructiviste. En 1972, il crée l agence Morphosis avec Jim Stafford à Santa Monica. Michael Rotondi les rejoint en 1973. Jusqu à la fin des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • morphosis — n. [Gr. morphosis, a shaping] Nonadaptive and unstable variation in an individual s morphogenesis associated with environmental changes …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • morphosis — morphotic /mawr fot ik/, adj. /mawr foh sis/, n., pl. morphoses / seez/. Biol. the sequence or manner of development or change in an organism or any of its parts. [1665 75; < NL < Gk mórphosis, equiv. to morph(oûn) to shape + osis OSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • morphosis — Mode of development of a part. [G. formation, act of forming] * * * mor·pho·sis (mor foґsis) [Gr. morphōsis a shaping, bringing into shape] the process of formation of a part or organ. morphotic adj …   Medical dictionary

  • morphosis —   n. manner of development.    ♦ morphotic, a. pertaining to morphosis or formation …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • morphosis — (греч.) вид, образ …   Словарь ботанических терминов

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