homologous stimulus n.
A stimulus acting only upon nerve terminations in a special sense organ.
- Homologous tumor
homologous tumor n. A tumor composed of tissue of the same sort as that from which it develops.
[hom-uh-luh-graf-ik] /ˌhɒm ə ləˈgræf ɪk/ adjective 1. representing parts with like proportions. /həʊˌmɒləˈɡræfɪk/ adjective 1. (cartography) another term for equal-area
noun, Cartography. 1. an equal-area projection in which the proportion between regions of unequal area is correctly shown.
[hoh-muh-lawg, -log, hom-uh-] /ˈhoʊ məˌlɔg, -ˌlɒg, ˈhɒm ə-/ noun 1. something homologous. 2. Chemistry. any member of a homologous series of organic compounds: Ethane is a homologue of the alkane series. /ˈhɒməˌlɒɡ/ noun 1. (biology) a homologous part or organ 2. (chem) any homologous compound homologue ho·mo·logue or hom·o·log (hŏm’ə-lôg’, hō’mə-) n. Something homologous, as […]