1An image that has been morphed by computer animation.
- ‘The digital morph can also play an important role in the sound dimension of the text.’
- ‘The sounds ushering from the two morphs on the screen weren't any better, though, and he couldn't block those out.’
- 1.1An instance of morphing an image.
- ‘But, you know, I would play the entire action, that the other actor did, so that they could choose when and where, in post-production, the morph was going to start.’
- ‘A discrete morph can be thought of as an animation starting from the initial object and ending with the final object after a given number of the intermediate objects.’
- ‘Loop format is especially suitable in the case of the author using digital morphs to program a text so that it progresses from one verse to another.’
- ‘I expect if I was at school now I would be doing the project on the PC and could create an animation in which the morph occurs in one fluid movement.’
- ‘There's some stunning works, and an intriguing computer morph that shows how depictions of the Lord's face have changed over time.’
An actual linguistic form.‘the present participle in English is always the morph “-ing.”’
- ‘When it deals with morphs and morphemes, morphology is known as morphemics.’
Each of several variant forms of an animal or plant.
- ‘Analysis of heterochronic processes associated with sexual dimorphism requires the arbitrary choice of a reference morph in the dimorphic pair.’
- ‘Starch was not detected in the pollen of any morph.’
- ‘In some cases, variation in reproductive strategies has led to alternative queen morphs.’
- ‘The four females seen mating during two nesting attempts all remated with the same morph.’
- ‘Juveniles are gray or white, with the white morph more common.’
1940s: from Greek morphē form.