Definition of morphoscopic in US English:

morphoscopic

adjective

  • Having regard to form; relating to the detailed observation of shape, especially (in Geology) on a microscopic scale.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Jeremy Bentham (1748–1832), philosopher, jurist, and reformer. From morpho- + -scopic, in later use perhaps re-formed after. French morphoscopique; compare morphoscopy, morphoscopical.

Pronunciation

morphoscopic

/ˌmɔːfə(ʊ)ˈskɒpɪk/