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homo-

(hō'mō),
1. Prefix meaning the same, alike; opposite of hetero-.
See also: homeo-.
2. chemistry prefix used to indicate insertion of one more carbon atom in a chain (that is, insertion of a methylene moiety).
[G. homos, the same]

homo-

1 prefix meaning "the same": homocentric, homodont, homolysis.
2 prefix meaning "the addition of one CH2 group to the main compound": homochelidonine, homocystine, homoquinine.

homo-

1. Combining form meaning the same, alike; opposite of hetero-
See also: homeo-
2. chemistry Prefix used to indicate insertion of one more carbon atom in a chain.
[G. homos, the same]

homo-

see HOM-.

homo-

1. Prefix meaning the same, alike; opposite of hetero-.
2. chemistry prefix used to indicate insertion of one more carbon atom in a chain (i.e., insertion of a methylene moiety).
[G. homos, the same]

homo-

1. word element. [Gr.] same, similar.
2. chemical prefix indicating addition of one CH2 group to the main compound.