homotypic

adjective
ho·​mo·​typ·​ic | \ ˌhō-mə-ˈtip-ik How to pronounce homotypic (audio) , ˌhäm-ə- How to pronounce homotypic (audio) \
variants: or homotypical \ -​ˈtip-​i-​kəl How to pronounce homotypic (audio) \

Medical Definition of homotypic

1 : of or relating to a homotype
2 : being the equational or typical mitotic division of meiosis — compare heterotypic sense 1

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“Homotypic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/homotypic. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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