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The law of probability.

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Q: What serves as the basis for both the principle of maximum parsimony and the principle that shared complexity indicates homology rather than analogy?
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What is Primary homology?

proposed hypothesis of homology based on similarity.

Where are molecular homology found?

Homology is frequently found in organic chemistry.

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