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isologous

[ ahy-sol-uh-guhs ]
/ aɪˈsɒl ə gəs /
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adjective Chemistry.

(of two or more organic compounds) chemically related but differing in composition other than by nCH2.

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Origin of isologous

First recorded in 1855–60; iso- + (homo)logous
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British Dictionary definitions for isologous

isologous
/ (aɪˈsɒləɡəs) /

adjective

(of two or more organic compounds) having a similar structure but containing different atoms of the same valency

Derived forms of isologous

isologue (ˈaɪsəʊˌlɒɡ), noun

Word Origin for isologous

C19: from iso- + (homo) logous
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Medical definitions for isologous

isologous
[ ī-sŏlə-gəs ]

adj.

Syngeneic.
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