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morphology

noun [U] uk   /mɔːˈfɒl.ə.dʒi/ us    /mɔːrˈfɑː.lə-/ specialized
biology the scientific study of the structure and form of animals and plantsMorphology and parts of wordsAnimal and plant biology - general words language the study of the form of words and phrases
morphological
adjective uk   /ˌmɔː.fəˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/ us    /ˌmɔːr.fəˈlɑː.dʒɪ-/
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