Definition of Heterological

1. Adjective. Not corresponding in structure or evolutionary origin.

Exact synonyms: Heterologic, Heterologous
Category relationships: Biological Science, Biology
Derivative terms: Heterology, Heterology, Heterology
Antonyms: Analogous, Homologous



Definition of Heterological

1. Adjective. (grammar) Of an adjective, not describing itself. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Heterological

heterokaryotic
heterokeratoplasty
heterokinesia
heterokinesis
heterokont
heterokontophyte
heterokontophytes
heterokonts
heterolactic fermentation
heterolalia
heterolateral
heteroleptic
heterolipids
heteroliteral
heterologic
heterological (current term)
heterologous
heterologous antiserum
heterologous desensitization
heterologous graft
heterologous protein
heterologous serotype
heterologous stimulus
heterologous tumour
heterologously
heterologus
heterology
heterolyses

Literary usage of Heterological

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1. Paradoxes of Free Will by Gunther Siegmund Stent (2002)
"So, is the word 'heterological' heterological? ... then it would be heterological. Another self-referential paradox is Bertrand Russell's story about the ..."

2. Senescence, the Last Half of Life by Granville Stanley Hall (1922)
"... hormones due to transplantation of a heterological gland and that this is not due to biochemical differences of 11 Geschlechtstrieb und echt sekundare ..."

3. The Principles of Latin Grammar: Comprising the Substance of the Most by Peter Bullions, Charles D'Urban Morris (1869)
"heterological Nouns. There are many nouns which are used with one meaning in the singular, and another in the plural. Thus: Singular. ..."

4. Transactions of the American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists by American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (1922)
"... the heterological activity of the endocrines? This seems to be a very promising field of research. 16. When cancer is present beyond a reasonable doubt, ..."

5. Surgical diseases of the chest by Carl Beck (1907)
"Enchondroma is a heterological type and is still mostly of a benign nature. FIG. 153.—KELOID FORMATION AFTER PARTIAL EXCISION OF ..."

6. Western Lancet: A Monthly Journal of Practical Medicine and Surgery (1855)
"In the eruptive and infective fevers we may presume the presence of a certain catalytic substance heterological to the blood, and therefore affecting it ..."

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