homologous , homological , homologic
1 having a related or similar position, structure, etc.
2 (Chem) (of a series of organic compounds) having similar characteristics and structure but differing by a number of CH2 groups
a (of two or more tissues) identical in structure
b (of a vaccine) prepared from the infecting microorganism
4 (Biology) (of organs and parts) having the same evolutionary origin but different functions
the wing of a bat and the paddle of a whale are homologous Compare →
5 (Maths) (of elements) playing a similar role in distinct figures or functions
pl n two chromosomes, one of paternal origin, the other of maternal origin, that are identical in appearance and pair during meiosis
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analogous, comparable, correspondent, corresponding, like, parallel, related, similar
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