Polymorphy

Pol´y`mor`phy


n.1.Existence in many forms; polymorphism.
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This, first of all, is revealed in formation of renal glomeruluses hypertrophy, renal corpuscles polymorphy and increasing of the size of renal glomerulus and change of the size of proximal convoluted tubule opening.
The placement of species within a section of the genus or its subdivisions is often difficult and illustrates the challenge between a high intra-specific morphological variability and a classification system based on ancient and fragmentary material not representative of species' polymorphy (pers.
The origin of these taxonomic confusions is probably linked to the high polymorphy of the genus as it was likely underestimated at this time.
Rather, it points to a more complex realm of understanding in which meaning exists in the polymorphy and polyphony of multiple perspectives.
The following topics are reviewed: dormancy (facultative, obligatory, winter, summer, drought), seasonal polymorphy (size, color, wing structure), migration, and reproduction (number of generations per year, seasonal timing of growth).
Bauer, 1989, Conceptual Clustering, Categorization, and Polymorphy, Machine Learning 3: 343-372.
Liberating Subjectivity, or Milking the Self's Polymorphy
Given the novel's claims to a polymorphy of being and identity, this retreat into essentialism is inconsistent at best.
38) In this context, it does not seem surprising that the king's proclamation emphasized the amorphousness of money and the polymorphy of those that produced it or that it produced a powerful association between the two.
As we have seen, the amorphousness of money was in the king's view matched by the polymorphy of those who manufactured and dealt it.
The best-documented case of pollen polymorphy in Rubiaceae--i.
Live with all the polymorphy God gave you, body and soul.