heterological vs heterologous what difference

what is difference between heterological and heterologous

English

Pronunciation

Adjective

heterological (not comparable)

  1. (grammar) Of an adjective, not describing itself.
  2. (philosophy) Not true of itself.
  3. (biology) Having the potential to develop into different forms.
  4. Supporting or attracted to otherness.
  5. Having or supporting multiple interpretations.

Antonyms

  • (not describing itself): autological
  • (capable of developing into different forms): homological

Derived terms

  • heterologicality
  • heterologically

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English

Etymology

From hetero- +‎ -logous.

Adjective

heterologous (comparative more heterologous, superlative most heterologous)

  1. Having different relationships or different elements
  2. (biology) Of, or relating to different species

Antonyms

  • homologous
  • autologous

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