dimorphous


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to dimorphous: dimorphous leprosy
  • adj

Synonyms for dimorphous

occurring or existing in two different forms

Synonyms

References in periodicals archive ?
It has been suggested by sociobiologists that these differences may have been adaptive for a sexually dimorphous species that existed in a hunting economy (Csikszentmihalyi & Rochberg-Halton, 1981).
Keenly aware that it is gender-biased, I use the term man throughout this essay, both deliberately and apologetically, to refer generically to the sexually dimorphous species, Homo sapiens.