homeomorph

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Etymology[edit]

home- +‎ -o- +‎ -morph, from Ancient Greek: ὅμοιος (hómoios, of like kind”, “similar) in conjunction with μορφή (morphḗ, form).

Noun[edit]

homeomorph (plural homeomorphs)

  1. (chemistry) Material that exhibits similarity in crystalline structure.
  2. Anything characteristic of homeomorphism.

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