Homoeomorphism Ho`m[oe]*o*mor"phism, n. [See {Hom[oe]omorphous}.] A near similarity of crystalline forms between unlike chemical compounds. See {Isomorphism}. [1913 Webster]

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  • homoeomorphism — /hoʊmioʊˈmɔfɪzəm/ (say hohmeeoh mawfizuhm) noun similarity in crystalline form, but not necessarily in chemical composition. Also, homeomorphism. {Greek homoiomorphos of like form + ism} –homoeomorphous, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • homoeomorphism — homeomorphˈism or homoeomorphˈism noun • • • Main Entry: ↑homeo …   Useful english dictionary

  • homeomorphism — /ˌhoʊmiəˈmɔfɪzəm/ (say .hohmeeuh mawfizuhm) noun → homoeomorphism. –homeomorphous, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • homoeo- — a word element meaning similar or like , as in homoeomorphism. Also, homeo , homoio . {Greek homoio , combining form of homoios like} Usage: For spelling variation see oe …   Australian English dictionary

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