Similarity of stratigraphic arrangement and fossils in noncontemporaneous or commonly separated geologic build up.
similarity in arrangement of components
likewise in arrangement of components; -- the contrary of heterotaxy.
a phrase introduced into geology by Huxley, to state the concept of similarity of arrangement or of order in the fossiliferous deposits of varied areas, while not always including that of contemporaneity in identical: against heterotaxis.
A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a complete reconstruction of society with a more just and equitable distribution of property and labor In popular usage the term is often employed to indicate any lawless revolutionary social scheme See Communism Fourierism Saint Simonianism forms of socialism...