Meaning of difform in English:


Pronunciation /dɪˈfɔːm/


  • 1 rare Of diverse forms or types; differing in form, nature, or quality.

  • 2 historical Of motion: that varies in speed or velocity over time. Compare "uniform".

  • 3Without symmetry or regularity of parts; not uniform throughout; having an irregular form or shape. Frequently Botany.


Early 16th century. From post-classical Latin difformis dissimilar in form from classical Latin dif- + forma.