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isomorph Line breaks: iso|morph
Pronunciation: /ˈʌɪsə(ʊ)mɔːf/

Definition of isomorph in English:


Biology & Crystallography
A substance or organism that exactly corresponds in form with another.
Example sentences
  • A colony with a low degree of integration is one in which the modules are identical, fully autonomous units (isomorphs) that share structural walls with minimal or no communication.
  • Triglycine sulfate and its isomorphs have very favorable properties, including high pyroelectric coefficients and relatively low permittivity.
  • The production of plates of potassium dihydrogen phosphate and its deuterated isomorph is among the most challenging production tasks.
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