Meaning of trimorphism
Pronunciation: (trī-môr'fiz-um), [key]
- the occurrence of three forms distinct in structure, coloration, etc., among animals of the same species.
- the occurrence of three different forms of flowers, leaves, etc., on the same plant or on distinct plants of the same species.
- the property of some substances of crystallizing in three structurally distinct forms.
- the property or condition of occurring in three distinct forms.