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Synonyms for morphology

the branch of biology that deals with the structure of animals and plants

studies of the rules for forming admissible words

the admissible arrangement of sounds in words

the branch of geology that studies the characteristics and configuration and evolution of rocks and land forms

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From an experimental point of view, the study of linear viscoelastic behavior of a blend can be a very important tool to evaluate the interfacial tension or to understand the morphology of polymer blends or its evolution [6, 16].
Results showed that the rate of catalytic reaction increased when rod type morphology was used at nanometric scale.
The systems use that approach to morphologically analyze the red blood cells, and hopefully future applications will address thrombocyte/platelet morphology.
After eight weeks, the researchers again tested the motility, morphology, and sperm counts for the participants.
In this project, a fully integrated microfluidic device was developed to automatically separate human blood cells and perform cell morphology studies on a chip.
The Pollen morphology properties of peach, nectarine, plum, apple, and sweet cherry [12,13], apricot [4,5,10], olive [15] were also evaluated using a scanning electron microscope (SEM).
2000) and Krist (2002) identified shell morphology variation in freshwater gastropods that supported elongate morphology as a functional response to resist crayfish predation.
The panel also called for improved methods and criteria to assess androgen excess, ovarian dysfunction, and polycystic ovarian morphology to help improve diagnosis.
Yesterday, Morphology Games announced Morphology Junior's latest accolade: a Silver Award from the Parents' Choice Foundation.
These new products have been specifically designed with morphology and particle size to provide spacing and light-scattering properties in architectural paints and industrial coatings formulations.
The thesis also explains the link between corporal morphology and the family, considering it be a significant factor, but not especially influential.
The purpose of the book is to provide a practical approach that will make the evaluation of cell morphology in the manual differential white blood cell count and peripheral blood smear more systematic and consistent among laboratory professionals through the use of a grading system.
Sensor technology developed to remotely characterize the path, dimensions and morphology of caves and other underground conduits and cavities has received a 2010 R&D 100 Award.