Definition of endomorph noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈendəʊmɔːf//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈendoʊmɔːrf//
(biology) Body shape
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a person whose natural body shape is round, with a lot of fat compare ectomorph, mesomorph See related entries: Body shape Word Origin1940s: endo- from endodermal (being the layer of the embryo giving rise to the physical characteristics which predominate) + -morph from Greek morphē ‘form’.
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