variant of homo- before a vowel: homonym.
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hom or homa (hɒm, ˈhɒmə)
1.  a sacred plant of the Parsees and ancient Persians
2.  a drink made from this plant
[from Persian, from Avestan haoma]
homa or homa
[from Persian, from Avestan haoma]

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hom- pref.
Variant of homo-.

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