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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Expressing, composed of, or based on a similarity between like features of two things,

Usage examples (33)
  • The analogical use of a metaphor
  • Second, it has a certain analogical strength (particularly upon first impression).
  • If this is a Schiavo thing, it’s lacking in analogical power, but I’ll leave it at that.
  • These "analogical" processes are at the heart of scientific exploration. for more
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