homoeomorphous etymology

English word homoeomorphous comes from English -ous, Ancient Greek εἶδος, English -morph (Morpheme. Shape, form, structure.), Ancient Greek homo-

Detailed word origin of homoeomorphous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ous English (eng) (chemistry) Used in chemical nomenclature to name chemical compounds in which a specified chemical element has a lower oxidation number than in the equivalent compound whose name ends in the suffix -ic. For example sulphuric acid (H2SO4) has more oxygen atoms per molecule than sulphurous acid (H2SO3). See Inorganic nomenclature.. Used to form adjectives from nouns, to denote possession or [...]
εἶδος Ancient Greek (grc)
-morph English (eng) Morpheme. Shape, form, structure.
homo- Ancient Greek (grc)
homoeomorphous English (eng) Manifesting homoeomorphism.

Words with the same origin as homoeomorphous

Descendants of -ous
advantageous analogy autonomous cancerous courageous courteous delirious flirtatious gorge gorgeous incestuous instantaneous miscellaneous momentous monotonous murderous nauseous outrageous poisonous sensuous simultaneous spontaneous squeamish synonymous thunderous
Descendants of εἶδος
android asteroid idol
Descendants of -morph
allomorphic allotriomorph amorph dimorph ectomorphic endomorph endomorphic gynomorph hypermorph ichthyomorph karyomorph nematomorph neomorph olenimorph perimorph polymorph polymorphic protomorph pseudomorph pseudomorphic rhizomorph trimorph xenomorphous xeromorph