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anamorphosis

noun ana·mor·pho·sis \ˌan-ə-ˈmr-fə-səs\
plural ana·mor·pho·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of ANAMORPHOSIS

:  a gradually ascending progression or change of form from one type to another in the evolution of a group of animals or plants

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