isogenous

isogenous

[ahy-soj-uh-nuhs]
adjective Biology.
of the same or similar origin, as parts derived from the same or corresponding tissues of the embryo.

Origin:
1880–85; iso- + -genous

isogeny, noun
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isogenous (aɪˈsɒdʒɪnəs)
 
adj
1.  of similar origin, as parts derived from the same embryonic tissue
2.  Also: isogenic genetically uniform
 
i'sogeny
 
n

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isogenous i·sog·e·nous (ī-sŏj'ə-nəs)
adj.
Having the same or similar origin, as organs or parts derived from the same embryonic tissue.

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