follow Dictionary.com

What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?

homolog

[hoh-muh-lawg, -log, hom-uh-] /ˈhoʊ məˌlɔg, -ˌlɒg, ˈhɒm ə-/
noun
1.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for homolog

homologue

/ˈhɒməˌlɒɡ/
noun
1.
(biology) a homologous part or organ
2.
(chem) any homologous compound
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
homolog in Science
homologue or homolog
  (hŏm'ə-lôg', hō'mə-)   
  1. A homologous organ or part.

  2. A homologous chromosome.

  3. A homologous chemical compound. Compare analog.


The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for homolog

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for homolog

13
15
Scrabble Words With Friends