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pe•do•mor•phism



Pronunciation: (pē"du-môr'fiz-um), [key]
n. Biol.
a speeding up of the rate of development, resulting in an adult form that has the appearance of its larval or juvenile ancestor.Cf. neoteny (def. 2).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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