Adjective(1) having the same evolutionary origin but not necessarily the same function(2) corresponding or similar in position or structure or function or characteristics; especially derived from an organism of the same species
(1) It's a homologous structure found in both fish and tetrapods.(2) Structures normally found at the nonmutant leaf edge are absent from the affected region of the mutant leaf and leaf homologous organs.(3) Moreover, the level of amino acid sequence divergence between homologous proteins is relatively low, allowing us to gauge the patterns of amino acid substitution.(4) Crossing over ensures segregation of homologous chromosomes in meiosis I.(5) During prophase I of meiosis, homologous chromosomes align, synapse, and cross over.(6) The swim bladder is homologous to the lungs of tetrapods.(7) One approach to analyzing the contributions of the factors controlling binding is to compare binding of a series of homologous compounds.(8) Pairing is an essential step in organizing and properly distributing homologous chromosomes during meiosis.(9) Could it be that the parathyroid is also derived from a branchial arch, and is therefore homologous with the gills of fish?(10) The Portuguese Society of Plant Physiology, in collaboration with the Spanish homologous society, is organizing the 9th Luso-Spanish Plant Physiology Congress and the 16th Meeting of the Spanish Society of Plant Physiology.(11) This interaction is thought to be necessary for the proper pairing and segregation of homologous chromosomes during the first meiotic division.(12) The effort, in part, is to determine whether academic institutions are homologous with organizations in other fields.(13) Pairing of homologous chromosomes is confirmed in the mutant strain.(14) Because of these regularities, the members of each group are known as a homologous series.(15) In certain primal traditions, the maze or labyrinth played a homologous role to that of the sacred wilderness area - in fact, the two may have been indistinguishable.(16) Such homologous series can provide the basis for a rational classification of sulfosalts.
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