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Synonyms for polymorphous

Synonyms for polymorphous

relating to the crystallization of a compound in two or more different forms

relating to the occurrence of more than one kind of individual (independent of sexual differences) in an interbreeding population

having or occurring in several distinct forms


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MATERIALS AND METHODS: Material for the present study consisted of 70 cases of clinically diagnosed untreated cases of polymorphous light eruptions, who were attending the skin and STD and Leprosy Department, Basaveshwara Teaching & General Hospital, attached to Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Gulbarga.
For his bounty There was no winter in't; an autumn 'twas That grew the mote by reaping [they could make love all night, and each time he climaxed he was ready for more]: his delights Were dolphin-like [dolphins are known for their polymorphous and ceaseless sexual proclivities]; they showed his back above The element they liv'd in.
The differential diagnosis for EM includes urticaria, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, fixed drug eruption, bullous pemphigoid, paraneoplastic pemphigus, acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis (Sweet's syndrome), polymorphous light eruption (PMLE), and cutaneous small-vessel vasculitis.
Polymorphous low grade adenocarcinoma: A clinicopathologic study of 164 cases.
An accurate cytologic diagnosis of follicular cervicitis depends upon the recognition of the polymorphous lymphoid population consisting of small round mature lymphocytes admixed with larger, more immature lymphocytes.
Even short articles included both quotes: one a reference to homosexuality, suggesting a radical feminist push for equality makes "homosexuality and heterosexuality virtually equivalent, in a new model of polymorphous sexuality"; and the second, the reiteration of the "reservation of priestly ordination solely to men".
The six essays on queer theory, lesbian subjects, and male-male erotics in poetry and drama make a clear distinction between identification and polymorphous desire in Ovid and Renaissance Petrarchism.
There is, Boone wants to say, a kind of elective affinity between the ruses of modernist experimentalism and the polymorphous instability of sexual life.
His book is more an extended study of a polymorphous language than an engagement with colonialism.
Bright rejoices in the polymorphous perverse: She wants us to revel in every bit of who we are as sexual beings.
On the six albums he has made in the last 10 years, Lovett has concocted an ingeniously ambiguous persona matched to polymorphous music.
The multidirectional and polymorphous changes which occurred give Liu the opportunity to rethink the entire role of small-scale production in economic development and to insist on the significance of class struggle in shaping economic change.
In her own life, she was alternately adored for her spiritual quality and condemned for her polymorphous sex life.
A strange medley of melancholic loss of childhood innocence and blissful polymorphous perversion, Et range to chambre stages a duel between ego and id.
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