Homotaxis
Homotaxis Ho`mo*tax"is, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? the same + ? arrangement.] (Biol.) Similarly in arrangement of parts; -- the opposite of heterotaxy. [1913 Webster]

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  • homotaxis — [hō΄mō tak′sis, hō΄mətak′sis; häm΄ōtak′sis, häm΄ətak′sis] n. [ModL < HOMO + TAXIS] Geol. a similarity in the arrangement of layers, or in the fossil content, between strata of different regions not necessarily formed at the same time …   English World dictionary

  • Homotaxis — homotaksis statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Elgsenos reakcija – panašių rūšių susigrupavimas. atitikmenys: angl. homotaxis vok. Homotaxis, m rus. гомотаксис, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • homotaxis — homotaksis statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Elgsenos reakcija – panašių rūšių susigrupavimas. atitikmenys: angl. homotaxis vok. Homotaxis, m rus. гомотаксис, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • homotaxis — n. [Gr. homos, same; taxis, arrangement] An assemblage or succession of species in different strata or regions, may or may not be contemporaneous …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • homotaxis — homotaxic, homotaxial /hoh meuh tak see euhl, hom euh /, adj. homotaxially, adv. /hoh meuh tak sis, hom euh /, n. a similarity of arrangement, as of geologic strata or fossil assemblages that have the same relative position but are not… …   Universalium

  • homotaxis — homo·tax·is …   English syllables

  • homotaxis — /hoʊmoʊˈtæksəs/ (say hohmoh taksuhs) noun similarity of arrangement, as of geological strata, which, though not necessarily contemporaneous, have the same relative position. {homo + taxis} –homotaxic, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • homotaxis —   n. similarity of arrangement.    ♦ homotactic,    ♦ homotaxeous,    ♦ homotaxial,    ♦ homotaxic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • homotaxis — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|taksə̇s noun Etymology: New Latin, from hom + taxis : similarity in arrangement; especially : similarity in fossil content and in order of arrangement of stratified deposits that are not necessarily contemporaneous …   Useful english dictionary

  • homotaksis — statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Elgsenos reakcija – panašių rūšių susigrupavimas. atitikmenys: angl. homotaxis vok. Homotaxis, m rus. гомотаксис, m …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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