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Definition of Analogous

Analogous
Analogous A*nal"o*gous, a. [L. analogous, Gr. ? according to a due ratio, proportionate; ? + ? ratio, proportion. See Logic.] Having analogy; corresponding to something else; bearing some resemblance or proportion; -- often followed by to. Analogous tendencies in arts and manners. --De Quincey. Decay of public spirit, which may be considered analogous to natural death. --J. H. Newman. nalogous pole (Pyroelect.), that pole of a crystal which becomes positively electrified when heated. Syn: Correspondent; similar; like. -- A*nal"o gous*ly, adv. -- A*nal"o*gous*ness, n.

Meaning of Analogous from wikipedia

- a wider notion of analogy. They saw analogy as a shared abstraction. Analogous objects did not share necessarily a relation, but also an idea, a pattern...
- Analogous colors are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel, sharing a common color, with one being the dominant color...
- features in species of different lineages. Convergent evolution creates analogous structures that have similar form or function but were not present in...
- together. More advanced color schemes involve several related colors in "Analogous" combination, for example, text with such colors as red, yellow, and orange...
- moving backwards or forwards to different points in time, in a manner analogous to moving through space, and different from the normal "flow" of time...
- concept of sending electronic text messages between parties in a way analogous to mailing letters or memos predates the creation of the Internet. Pictures...
- capitalized and enlarged counterpart ∏, which denotes a product of a sequence, analogous to how ∑ denotes summation. The choice of the symbol π is discussed in...
- Nudity, or nakedness, is the state of wearing no clothing. The deliberate and conscious wearing of clothing is a behavioural adaptation, which among all...
- shades of green, ranging from very light (almost white) to very dark. Analogous colors are colors next to each other on the wheel. For example, yellow...
- Writer J. K. Rowling cites several writers as influences in her creation of her bestselling Harry Potter series. Writers, journalists and critics have...
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