heterostrophic

adjective
het·​er·​o·​stroph·​ic | \ ¦hetərō¦sträfik \

Definition of heterostrophic

1 [Greek heterostrophos + English -ic] : consisting of strophes differing in metrical form
2 [New Latin heterostroph us + English -ic] : relating to or marked by heterostrophy a shell with heterostrophic whorls

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“Heterostrophic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heterostrophic. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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