PEDOMORPHISM By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. the crediting of child-like behavior traits to adults. PEDOMORPHISM: "Pedomorphism-based qualities in adults are not uncommon." Related Psychology Terms ZOOMORPHISM PREPOTENCY THEORY OF MIND CONCAVEATION SURFACE TRAITS PHENOTYPE BEHAVIOR GENETICS BEHAVIORAL CRITERION OVERCONTROLLED CORRELATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PEDOMORPHISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pedomorphism/ (accessed July 3, 2020).