homomorphic

adjective
ho·​mo·​mor·​phic | \ˌhō-mə-ˈmȯr-fik, ˌhäm-ə- \

Medical Definition of homomorphic 

1 : of, relating to, or characterized by homomorphy

2 : alike in form or size used specifically of synaptic chromosomes homomorphic bivalents — compare heteromorphic sense 2

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