morpho-


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morpho-

or morph-
pref.
1. Form; shape; structure: morphogenesis.
2. Morpheme: morphophonemics.

[Greek, from morphē, shape.]

morpho-

or before a vowel

morph-

combining form
1. (Biology) indicating form or structure: morphology.
2. (Linguistics) morpheme: morphophonemics.
[from Greek morphē form, shape]

morpho-

a combining form meaning “form, structure”: morphology.
Also, esp. before a vowel, morph-.
[< Greek, comb. form of morphḗ]