protomorphic


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pro·to·mor·phic

 (prō′tə-môr′fĭk)
adj.
Primitive in structure or form.

pro′to·morph′ n.
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protomorphic

(ˌprəʊtəʊˈmɔːfɪk)
adj
(Biology) biology primitive in structure; primordial
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