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homeo-

combining form

Definition of homeo-

  1. 1 :  like :  similar <homeostasis>

  2. 2 :  homeotic <homeobox>



Variants of homeo-

or homoe- or homoeo- also homoio-

Origin of homeo-

Latin & Greek; Latin homoeo-, from Greek homoi-, homoio-, from homoios, from homos same — more at same


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