Waddingtonian homeostasis

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waddingtonian homeostasis --> homeorrhesis

The set of processes by which imbalances and other defects in ontogeny are corrected before development is completed.

Synonym: ontogenic homeostasis, waddingtonian homeostasis.

Origin: homeo-_ G. Rheos, stream, current

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