anamorphosis

noun
ana·mor·pho·sis | \ ˌan-ə-ˈmȯr-fə-səs \
plural anamorphoses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of anamorphosis 

: a gradually ascending progression or change of form from one type to another in the evolution of a group of animals or plants

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