Definition of isomerous in English:

isomerous

adjective

Biology
  • Having or composed of parts that are similar in number or position.

    ‘Tieghem (1898) placed Aquifoliaceae near Solanaceae because of the unitegmic ovule and the isomerous stamens alternating with the petals.’

Origin

Mid 19th century from Greek isomerēs (see isomer) + -ous.

Pronunciation

isomerous

/ʌɪˈsɒm(ə)rəs/