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homoplastic

 [ho″mo-plas´tik]
1. pertaining to homoplasty.
3. denoting organs or parts, as the wings of birds and insects, that resemble one another in structure and function but not in origin or development.

ho·mo·plas·tic

(hō'mō-plas'tik),
Similar in form and structure, but not in origin.
[homo- + G. plastos, formed]

homoplastic

/ho·mo·plas·tic/ (-plas´tik)
2. denoting organs or parts, as the wings of birds and insects, that resemble one another in structure and function but not in origin or development.

homoplastic

(hō′mə-plăs′tĭk, hŏm′ə-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or exhibiting homoplasy.
2. Of, relating to, or derived from a different individual of the same species: a homoplastic graft.

ho′mo·plas′ti·cal·ly adv.

homoplastic

ho·mo·plas·tic

(hō'mō-plas'tik)
Similar in form and structure, but not in origin.
[homo- + G. plastos, formed]

ho·mo·plas·tic

(hō'mō-plas'tik)
Similar in form and structure, but not in origin.
[homo- + G. plastos, formed]

homoplastic

1. pertaining to homoplasty.
2. denoting organs or parts, as the wings of birds and insects, that resemble one another in structure and function but not in origin or development.