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ho·mo·typ·ic

, homotypical (hō'mō-tip'ik, i-kăl),
Of the same type or form; corresponding to the other one of two paired organs or parts.

homotypic

adjective Referring to interactions between similar structures. For proteins, homotypic refers to binding of one protein of another of a similar kind, as would be the formation of a homodimer. For cells, homotypic refers to the binding of a cell to one or more similar cells.

ho·mo·typ·ic

, homotypical (hō'mō-tip'ik, -i-kăl)
Of the same type or form; corresponding to the other one of two paired organs or parts.