nounBiology & Crystallography
A substance or organism that exactly corresponds in form with another.
- 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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