- Of definite form and shape; a term applied in the past to the parietal cells of the gastric glands. [G. delos, manifest, + morphe, form]
* * *de·lo·mor·phous .dē-lō-'mȯr-fəs or de·lo·mor·phic -fik adj having a definite or fixed form <the parietal cells of the cardiac glands are \delomorphous>
* * *de·lo·mor·phous (del″o-morґfəs) [Gr. dēlos evident + morph- + -ous] having definitely formed and well-defined limits, as a cell or tissue.
Medical dictionary. 2011.