dimorphic dimorphic  /daɪ ˈmɔr fɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) occurring or existing in two different forms

News

  • Critical brain areas for sex hormone to induce diseases

    The human brain is anatomically and functionally sexually dimorphic. While specific debates on this topic have occurred for decades, sexual dimorphism is generally acknowledged with respect to brain size, cognitive function, emotional expression, and other behavior patterns.
    on December 2, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

Quotes

  • "If we can find more fossils with different features than these two, we might be able to determine gender," Lucas said. "If they are sexually dimorphic (different), then it implies some sort of social interaction. That would be very...
    on Sep 16, 2008 By: Spencer G. Lucas Source: RedOrbit

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