homeomerous


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homeomerous

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homoeomerous

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homoiomerous

adj
(Biology) biology showing or relating to homeomery; consisting of similar parts. Also: homeomeric or homoeomeric
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(10) It is perhaps worth noting that the sum/rigid-embodiment distinction is unrelated to the distinction, often made in the literature on stuffs and mass terms, between "heteromerous" and "homeomerous" stuff-kinds.
Sums can be heteromerous (for example, carbon) or homeomerous (for example, fundamental matter).