homeochronous

adjective
ho·​me·​och·​ro·​nous | \ ¦hōmē¦äkrənəs, ¦häm- \

Definition of homeochronous

: recurring at the same period of life in succeeding generations used of organs, traits, or other characters — compare heterochronism

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home- + -chronous

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“Homeochronous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/homeochronous. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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