paramorph

noun
para·​morph | \ˈparəˌmȯrf\

Definition of paramorph 

1 : a pseudomorph having the same chemical composition as the original species

2 : a variant biological form deviating from the mean of the species or other group to which it belongs : variety

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Other Words from paramorph

paramorphic \¦⸗⸗¦mȯrfik \ or paramorphous \-​fəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for paramorph

para- entry 1 + -morph

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