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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

(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]
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In a monomorphic species, males and females did not differ in selection of forage and occurred in mixed-sex groups.
Contrary to predictions, pore numbers per zooid were generally higher in the monomorphic W.
The percentage of monomorphic bands (MMB), polymorphic bands (PMB), maternal segregated bands (MSB), paternal-specific bands (PSB), and nonparental bands (NPB) in hybrid families of H.
Morphological differences in the sporophytes such as monomorphic and dimorphic fronds and size of spores, seemingly share a similar pattern of germination and development prothallial, and gametophytes of Blechnum are not sufficiently known to provide information for an adequate infrageneric classification (Table 2).
In this genus, males and females appear to be monomorphic at hatching, although they show extreme reversed sexual size dimorphism at adulthood (Kaston 1970).
These 6 cancers included 2 mucoepidermoid carcinomas and 4 carcinomas of unspecified nature, while the 25 benign tumours consisted of 23 pleomorphic and 2 monomorphic adenomas.
(6-8) Nevertheless, it is noteworthy that a report published in the New England Journal of Medicine describes 12 patients in whom diagnostic or therapeutic interventions were initiated as a direct result of misdiagnosed artifacts; for example, monomorphic ventricular tachycardia in 5 patients and polymorphic ventricular tachycardia in 7 patients.
Thiery for the class of relational structures admitting a finite decomposition into monomorphic components.
Cribb AE, Grant DM, Miller MA, and Spielberg SP (1991) Expression of monomorphic arylamine N-acetyltransferase (NAT1) in human leukocytes.
In the output sheet, the user can display monomorphic markers only, polymorphic markers only, or both.