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Related to homogenous: Homogeneous mixture
alike in structure because of a common origin: a homogenous breed
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ho·mog·e·nous 1(hə-mŏj′ə-nəs, hō-)
ho·mog·e·nous 2(hə-mŏj′ə-nəs, hō-)
adj. Usage Problem
Homogeneous. See Usage Note at homogeneous.
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2. (Biology) of, relating to, or exhibiting homogeny
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ho•mog•e•nous(həˈmɒdʒ ə nəs, hoʊ-)
Biol. corresponding in structure because of a common origin.
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homogenous- Can refer to genetically related tissue or organs.
See also related terms for organs.
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|Adj.||1.||homogenous - all of the same or similar kind or nature; "a close-knit homogeneous group"|
undiversified - not diversified
uniform, unvarying - always the same; showing a single form or character in all occurrences; "a street of uniform tall white buildings"
same - closely similar or comparable in kind or quality or quantity or degree; "curtains the same color as the walls"; "two girls of the same age"; "mother and son have the same blue eyes"; "animals of the same species"; "the same rules as before"; "two boxes having the same dimensions"; "the same day next year"
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