from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. relating to polymorphism (any sense), able to have several shapes or forms

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Polymorphous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as polymorphous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to the crystallization of a compound in two or more different forms
  • adj. having or occurring in several distinct forms
  • adj. relating to the occurrence of more than one kind of individual (independent of sexual differences) in an interbreeding population


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.