Pseu"do*morph (?), n. [See Pseudomorphous.]


An irregular or deceptive form.

2. Crystallog.

A pseudomorphous crystal, as a crystal consisting of quartz, but having the cubic form of fluor spar, the fluor crystal having been changed to quartz by a process of substitution.


© Webster 1913.

Log in or register to write something here or to contact authors.