plural -s
: a device consisting of two layers of a crystal (such as Rochelle salt) cemented together and often used in a phonograph pickup because of the ability to convert the vibration of the needle into electrical voltage

Word History


bi- entry 1 + -morph

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“Bimorph.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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