1. [ noun ] (biology) the branch of biology that deals with the structure of animals and plants
Related terms: biology anatomy
2. [ noun ] (grammar,linguistics) studies of the rules for forming admissible words
Related terms: grammar compound_morphology derivational_morphology inflectional_morphology
3. [ noun ] (linguistics) the admissible arrangement of sounds in words
Synonyms: syllable_structure word_structure sound_structure
Related terms: structure affixation
4. [ noun ] (geology) the branch of geology that studies the characteristics and configuration and evolution of rocks and land forms
Synonyms: geomorphology
Related terms: geophysics petrology tectonics
Similar spelling:   morphologic