homeosis

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homeosis

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homoeosis

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(Biology) biology the process in which one part of an animal or plant comes to resemble another part, esp when it has regrown
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sunt autem tropi tredecim: metaphora, catachresis, metalepsis, metonymia, antonomasia, [epitheton], synecdoche, onomatopoeia, periphrasis, hyperbaton, hyperbole, allegoria, homoeosis.
tropi sunt metaphora, catachresis, metalepsis, metonymia, antonomasia, synecdoche, onomatopoeia, periphrasis, hyperbaton, hyperbole, allegoria, homoeosis.
Although defective genes regulating early embryogenesis may result in lethality, comparable defects in genes regulating shoot development may only result in homoeosis or heterochrony (Meinke 1991).