the state of being homogamous.
interbreeding of individuals with like characteristics.
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How to use homogamy in a sentence
For the sake, however, of securing more descriptive terms, I will coin the words Apogamy and homogamy.
In the former case there arises homogamy, and in the latter case there arises Apogamy.
Isolation, then, is a genus, of which Apogamy and homogamy are species.
British Dictionary definitions for homogamy
- homogamous, adjective
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