Polymorph vs Schreyerite - What's the difference?

polymorph | schreyerite |


As nouns the difference between polymorph and schreyerite

is that polymorph is (biology) any organism that shows polymorphism while schreyerite is (mineralogy) a vanadium titanium oxide mineral found in kenya; it is a polymorph of kyzylkumite.

As a verb polymorph

is to transform; to change into another form.

polymorph

English

Noun

(wikipedia polymorph) (en noun)
  • (biology) Any organism that shows polymorphism
  • (chemistry, geology) Any substance or mineral that forms different types of crystal
  • Derived terms

    * polymorphic

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To transform; to change into another form.
  • (transitive, video games, roguelikes) To transform (an item or creature) into something different by magic.
  • * 1999 , "Robin Johnson", My gnomish healer has been having a rough time of it'' (on newsgroup ''rec.games.roguelike.nethack )
  • I got hemmed in by the werewolf again and, in desperation, tried an experimental new wand on it; and polymorphed it into a black pudding.

    schreyerite

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia schreyerite)
  • (mineralogy) A vanadium titanium oxide mineral found in Kenya; it is a polymorph of kyzylkumite.