Meaning of HOMOTAXIS in English

— homotaxic, homotaxial /hoh'meuh tak"see euhl, hom'euh-/ , adj. — homotaxially , adv.

/hoh'meuh tak"sis, hom'euh-/ , n.

a similarity of arrangement, as of geologic strata or fossil assemblages that have the same relative position but are not necessarily contemporaneous.

Also, homotaxy .

[ 1860-65; HOMO- + -TAXIS ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .