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analogy

noun [C or U] uk   /əˈnæl.ə.dʒi/ us  
C2 a comparison between things that have similar features, often used to help explain a principle or idea: He drew an analogy between the brain and a vast computer. It is sometimes easier to illustrate an abstract concept by analogy with (= by comparing it with) something concrete.
analogous
adjective uk   /əˈnæl.ə.ɡəs/ us  
C2 The experience of mystic trance is in a sense analogous to sleep or drunkenness.
Traducciones de “analogy”
en español Analogia…
en chino (tradicionál) 類似, 類比, 比擬…
en ruso аналогия…
en turco iki şeyin birbirinden nasıl farklı olduğunu gösteren mukayese…
en chino (simplificado) 类似, 类比, 比拟…
en polaco analogia…
(Definition of analogy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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