Morpho meaning

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Any of various large nymphalid butterflies of the genus Morpho of tropical regions of the Americas, noted for the brilliant iridescent blue color of their wings.
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Form; shape; structure.

Morphogenesis.

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Morpheme.

Morphophonemics.

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Morpheme.

Morphophonemics.

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A taxonomic genus within the family Nymphalidae — some neotropical butterflies, chiefly of South America and Mexico.
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Origin of morpho

  • From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • New Latin Morphō genus name from Greek epithet of Aphrodite perhaps from morphē shape, form

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Greek from morphē shape

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition