homomorphic

adjective
ho·​mo·​mor·​phic | \ ˌhō-mə-ˈmȯr-fik How to pronounce homomorphic (audio) , ˌhäm-ə- How to pronounce homomorphic (audio) \

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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“Homomorphic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/homomorphic. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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