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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
analogous, answering, approximate, approximating, approximative, close, coequal, comparable, complemental, complementary, correspondent, corresponding, equipollent, equivalent, like, near, proximate, reciprocal, reciprocative, relatable, similar, tantamount
Dictionary Results for homologous:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
homologous
    adj 1: having the same evolutionary origin but not necessarily
           the same function; "the wing of a bat and the arm of a
           man are homologous" [ant: analogous, heterologic,
           heterological, heterologous]
    2: corresponding or similar in position or structure or function
       or characteristics; especially derived from an organism of
       the same species; "a homologous tissue graft" [ant:
       autologous, heterologous]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Homologous \Ho*mol"o*gous\, a. [Gr. ? assenting, agreeing; ? the
   same + ? speech, discourse, proportion, ? to say, speak.]
   Having the same relative position, proportion, value, or
   structure. Especially:
   (a) (Geom.) Corresponding in relative position and
       proportion.
       [1913 Webster]

             In similar polygons, the corresponding sides,
             angles, diagonals, etc., are homologous. --Davies &
                                                  Peck (Math.
                                                  Dict.).
   (b) (Alg.) Having the same relative proportion or value, as
       the two antecedents or the two consequents of a
       proportion.
   (c) (Chem.) Characterized by homology; belonging to the same
       type or series; corresponding in composition and
       properties. See Homology, 3.
   (d) (Biol.) Being of the same typical structure; having like
       relations to a fundamental type to structure; as, those
       bones in the hand of man and the fore foot of a horse are
       homologous that correspond in their structural relations,
       that is, in their relations to the type structure of the
       fore limb in vertebrates.
       [1913 Webster]

   Homologous stimulus. (Physiol.) See under Stimulus.
      [1913 Webster]

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