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monomorphic

 [mon″o-mor´fik]
existing in only one form.

mon·o·mor·phic

(mon-ō-mōr'fik),
Of one shape; unchangeable in shape.
[mono- + G. morphē, shape]

monomorphic

/mono·mor·phic/ (-mor´fik) existing in only one form; maintaining the same form throughout all developmental stages.

monomorphic

(mŏn′ō-môr′fĭk) also

monomorphous

(-fəs)
adj.
1. Chemistry Having only one form, as one crystal form.
2. Biology Having or existing in only one form, as having only one allele of a gene or having males and females that look alike.

mon′o·mor′phism n.

mon·o·mor·phic

(mon'ō-mōr'fik)
Of one shape; unchangeable in shape.
[mono- + G. morphē, shape]

monomorphic

existing in only one form.
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Table 2: Comparisons between polymorphic and monomorphic loci.
The type II variant demonstrates a monomorphic transmural infiltrate with obliteration of the normal architecture (Figure 4, A).
Impact of Epstein-Barr virus in monomorphic B-cell posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders: a histogenetic study.
In addition, 25 of 34 microsatellites assayed were monomorphic in the population in Alamito Creek.
The mean percentage of monomorphic loci detected per primer combination in all the populations was 17.
Patients with sustained monomorphic VT often have stable coronary artery disease (CAD) with previous myocardial infarction allowing for scar-based reentry.
The monomorphic bands are constant bands and cannot be used to study diversity while polymorphic bands revealed differences and can be used to examine and establish systematic relationships among the genotypes (Hadrys et-al.
Recently the exclusive use of traditional (BAT25 and BAT26) and/or novel (CAT25, SEC63, NR-21, NR-22, NR-24, and NR-27) monomorphic mononucleotide repeat markers in various combinations has been successfully applied by some groups (6,8-13).
1994), in which 100% of the loci were polymorphic, because although the primers tested in the present study were polymorphic in the domestic dog (Canis familiaris), six were monomorphic in the analyzed animals.
I don't know how much poison and man hours it takes them to maintain their unnatural, monomorphic bio-deserts, but I'm reluctant to follow suit.