growth of a part of an organism in relation to the growth of the whole organism or some part of it.
the measurement or study of this growth.
the study of the growth of part of an organism in relation to the growth of the entire organism
a change in proportion of any of the parts of an organism that occurs during growth
allometry al·lom·e·try (ə-lŏm’ĭ-trē)
The study of the change in proportion of various parts of an organism as a consequence of growth.
allokeratoplasty allokeratoplasty al·lo·ker·a·to·plas·ty (āl’ō-kěr’ə-tō-plās’tē) n. The replacement of opaque corneal tissue with a transparent prosthesis usually made of acrylic.
allolalia allolalia al·lo·la·li·a (āl’ō-lā’lē-ə) n. A speech defect that results from a disorder of the speech center.
to undergo allomerism.
variability in chemical constitution without change in crystalline form. noun similarity of crystalline structure in substances of different chemical composition allomerism al·lom·er·ism (ə-lŏm’ə-rĭz’əm) n. Consistency in crystalline form with variation in chemical composition.