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morpho-

(word root) shape
Examples of words with the root morpho-: morphology

mor·pho

 (môr′fō)
n. pl. mor·phos
Any of various large nymphalid butterflies of the genus Morpho of tropical regions of the Americas, noted for the brilliant iridescent blue color of their wings.

[New Latin Morphō, genus name, from Greek, epithet of Aphrodite, perhaps from morphē, shape, form.]