mesomorph[mes′ə môrf′, mez′-]
mesomorph definition by Webster's New World
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a person of the mesomorphic physical type
mesomorph definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
An individual with a robust, muscular body build caused by the predominance of structures developed from the embryonic mesodermal layer.
Origin: meso(derm) + -morph.
mesomorph - Medical Definition
An individual characterized by a robust muscular body build in which tissues derived from the embryonic mesodermal layer predominate.
- mesomorphic adjective
- mesomorphism, mesˈo·morˌphy noun