heterotopic etymology

English word heterotopic comes from English -topic (Place.), English hetero- (Other, different.)

Detailed word origin of heterotopic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-topic English (eng) Place.
hetero- English (eng) Other, different.
heterotopic English (eng) (ecology) Occurring in different habitats.. (medicine) Occurring in an abnormal anatomical location.

Words with the same origin as heterotopic

Descendants of -topic
bitopic chronotopic cochleotopic eurytopic isotopic retinotopic spatiotopic viscerotopic
Descendants of hetero-