amorfs

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via some other European language, ultimately from Ancient Greek ἄμορφος (ámorphos, without form, shapeless, deformed), itself from α- (a-, without) + μορφή (morphḗ, form).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

amorfs (def. amorfais, comp. amorfāks, sup. visamorfākais; adv. amorfi)

  1. (physics, chemistry) amorphous (having a non-crystalline structure; with atoms and molecules chaotically distributed)
    dabiskie amorfie ķermeņi — natural amorphous bodies
    mākslīgie amorfie ķermeņi — artificial amorphous bodies
    amorfais ogleklisamorphous carbon
  2. (linguistics, of languages) isolating (having words formed only with roots, without affixes)
    amorfās, izolējošās jeb sakņu valodasamorphous, isolating, or root languages

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