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homonymous

 [ho-mon´ĭ-mus]
1. having the same or corresponding sound or name.
2. standing in the same relation.
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·y·mous

(hō-mon'i-mŭs), Do not confuse this word with homonomous.
Having the same name or expressed in the same terms, for example, the corresponding halves (right or left, superior or inferior) of the retinas.
[G. homōnymous, of the same name, fr. onyma, name]
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ho·mon·y·mous

(hŏ-mon'i-mŭs)
Having the same name or expressed in the same terms, e.g., the corresponding halves (right or left, superior or inferior) of the retinas.
[G. homōnymous, of the same name, fr. onyma, name]
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homonymous

Corresponding to the same side, as in HOMONYMOUS HEMIANOPIA.
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In the Categories, Aristotle defines homonymy as follows: "when things have only a name in common and the definition of being which corresponds to the name is different, they are called homonymous" (Cat.
of cases % 1 Episodic vascular type 10 19.23 of headache with or without vomiting 2 Headache due to raised 4 7.69 intracranial pressure 3 Crural monoparesis 4 7.69 4 Broca's aphasia 3 5.77 5 Broca's aphasia with 2 3.85 upper limb weakness 6 Hemiparesis 8 15.38 7 Hemiplegia 5 9.61 8 Homonymous hemianopia 6 11.54 9 Hemichorea 6 11.54 10 Acute confusional state 4 7.69 Table 4.
Of the eight patients with OTS, six had incomplete homonymous hemianopia and two had complete homonymous hemianopia.
For the TEP depression induced upon paired transspinal stimuli, the mean size of the TEP evoked by the second pulse ([TEP.sub.2]) was normalized to the mean size of the homonymous TEP evoked by the first pulse ([TEP.sub.1]).
The cross-section dimension of the Haversian canals of the femoral bones in perimedullary zone in 60-day-old guineafowl roosters are on average by 1.8%, in hen guineafowls by 2.8%; in 90-day-old guineafowl rooster by 3.2%, in hen guineafowls by 2.8%; in 180-day-old guineafowl rooster by 3.8%, in hen guineafowls by 3.1%; and in 365-day-old guineafowl rooster by 5.8% and in hen guineafowls by 3.7% bigger as compared with the lumen diameter of homonymous canals of the subperiosteal zone.
or homonymous meanings as if they were completely different words.
A palaeontological sample (Kar5) bearing lower Darriwilian graptolites was collected about 50 m above the base of the Karadere Formation in the homonymous gorge (Fig.
* Cotroceni Hill--on which is marked the homonymous monastery and a road, on the current path of Gh.
Clipping in P3 aneurysms may develop homonymous hemianopsia due to thrombosis of the parent vessel [2].
Binasal hemianopsia, unlike types of visual field loss such as bitemporal heteronymous hemianopia, unilateral homonymous hemianopia, is not common and cannot be explained by a single visual tract lesion.
Neurological examination of the patient revealed left hemiparesis, dysarthria, and homonymous hemianopsia of the left side with a National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale of 12.
I do not believe that the following class of words (if it even is a class) has yet been described: verbs, the simple past tense of which is also homonymous with, or at least homophonous with, the simple present tense of a different verb.