heterologic

adjective
not corresponding in structure or evolutionary origin
Syn: ↑heterologous, ↑heterological
Ant: ↑analogous (for: ↑heterologous), ↑homologous (for: ↑heterologous)
Derivationally related forms: ↑heterology (for: ↑heterological), ↑heterology, ↑heterology (for: ↑heterologous)
Topics: ↑biology, ↑biological science

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  • heterologic — het·er·o·log·ic …   English syllables

  • heterological — adjective not corresponding in structure or evolutionary origin • Syn: ↑heterologous, ↑heterologic • Ant: ↑analogous (for: ↑heterologous), ↑homologous (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • heterologous —   a. differing; comprising different parts or parts in different proportions.    ♦ heterologic(al), a.    ♦ heterology, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • biological science — noun the science that studies living organisms • Syn: ↑biology • Derivationally related forms: ↑biologic (for: ↑biology), ↑biological (for: ↑biology), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • heterology — noun (biology) the lack of correspondence of apparently similar body parts • Derivationally related forms: ↑heterologic, ↑heterologous, ↑heterological • Topics: ↑biology, ↑biological science …   Useful english dictionary

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