homodynamic a. [Gr. homos, same; dynamis, power] Pertaining to different genes simultaneously influencing the same developmental process; opposed to heterodynamic.
homodynamic life cycle 1. A life cycle in which there is continuous development; not interrupted by a diapause. 2. A life cycle in which dormancy can only be caused by adverse environmental conditions. see heterodynamic life cycle.
homodynamous a. [Gr. homos, same; dynamis, power] Direct development without a resting stage.
homoecious a. [Gr. homos, same; oikos, home] Denoting the utilization of the same host during the entire life cycle.
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