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morphology

mor·phol·o·gy

morphology

 
pronunciation:
mor fa l ji
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: in biology, the study of the physical form and development of body parts.
definition 2: the form or structure of something; shape.
definition 3: in linguistics, the study of word formation.
definition 4: in geology, the study of the configuration and evolution of land forms.
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derivations: morphologic (adj.), morphological (adj.), morphologically (adv.), morphologist (n.)
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