Simple Definition of polymorphous
: having or occurring in many different forms, styles, or stages of development
Full Definition of polymorphous
: having, assuming, or occurring in various forms, characters, or styles : polymorphic <a polymorphous rash> <polymorphous sexuality>
Origin of polymorphous
Greek polymorphos, from poly- + -morphos -morphous
First Known Use: 1785
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