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homonomous

 [ho-mon´ŏ-mus]
subject to the same laws; in biology, subject to the same laws of growth or developed along the same line.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ho·mon·o·mous

(hō-mon'ō-mŭs), Do not confuse this word with homonymous.
Denoting parts, having similar form and structure, arranged in a series (for example, fingers or toes).
[G. homonomos, under the same laws, fr. homos, same, + nomos, law]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ho·mon·o·mous

(hŏ-mon'ŏ-mŭs)
Denoting parts, having similar form and structure, arranged in a series, as the fingers or toes.
[G. homonomos, under the same laws, fr. homos, same, + nomos, law]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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In the common annelid form, segmental morphology is homonomous, and segments form in a strict anterior-posterior temporal sequence.
Therefore, the chromosome pairs within a species are usually homonomous, whereas the chromosomes brought together in interspecific crosses, even if they do pair, need be neither homonomous nor homologous when viewed as wholes.
On neuropsychological evaluation his greatest cognitive deficits were those attributed to his right hemisphere lesion: a left homonomous hemianopsia, left neglect, visual scanning deficits, and visual/perceptual deficits.