Origin of homonymous
Latin homonymus having the same name, from Greek homōnymos, from hom- + onyma, onoma name — more at name
First Known Use: 1621
Medical Definition of homonymous
1: affecting the same part of the visual field of each eye <right homonymous hemianopia>
2: relating to or being diplopia in which the image that is seen by the right eye is to the right of the image that is seen by the left eye
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