noun al·lom·e·tron \əˈlämə‧ˌträn, aˈ-\

Definition of allometron



  1. :  quantitative alteration in the course of evolution of the proportional relation of body parts

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Origin and Etymology of allometron

all- + Greek metron measure, rule

First Known Use: 1911

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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