isomorphic

adjective iso·mor·phic \ ˌī-sə-ˈmȯr-fik \

Definition of isomorphic

1 a : being of identical or similar form, shape, or structure
  • isomorphic crystals
b : having sporophytic and gametophytic generations alike in size and shape
2 : related by an isomorphism
  • isomorphic mathematical rings

isomorphically

play \ˌī-sə-ˈmȯr-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of isomorphic

1862

in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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isomorphic

adjective iso·mor·phic \ ˌī-sə-ˈmȯr-fik \

medical Definition of isomorphic

: being of identical or similar form or shape or structure

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