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similaritynoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌsɪm.ɪˈlær.ə.ti/ us   /ˌsɪm.əˈler.ə.t̬i/
B2 the fact that people or things look or are the same: I can see the similarity between you and your mother. The book bears several striking similarities to last year's bestseller.

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similaritynoun [C/U]

us   /ˌsɪm·əˈlær·ɪ·t̬i/
the state of being almost the same, or a particular way in which something is almost the same: [C] Even though there are many similarities between men and women, there still remain many differences.
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Translations of “similarity”
in Arabic تَشابُه…
in Korean 유사성…
in Portuguese semelhança…
in Catalan semblança…
in Japanese 類似(点)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 类似, 相似…
in Turkish benzerlik…
in Russian сходство, подобие…
in Chinese (Traditional) 類似, 相似…
in Italian somiglianza…
in Polish podobieństwo…
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