From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
- Genetic polymorphism : Occurrence of different forms, stages, or types in individual organisms or in organisms of the same species, independent of sexual variations.
- Malware polymorphism : Methods by which malware, in the process of reproduction and propagation, alters new copies in a way that makes them difficult to be recognized by defensive software
- Polymorphism in programming languages : In programming languages, the use of constructs that are known to induce different behaviors in different contexts, such as addition between different types of numeric variables
- Single-nucleotide polymorphism : A DNA sequence variation across chromosomes within an individual or a species, involving only a single base change.