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analogue

noun an·a·logue

Medical Definition of analogue

  1. 1:  something that is analogous or similar to something else

  2. 2:  an organ similar in function to an organ of another animal or plant but different in structure and origin

  3. 3usually analog :  a chemical compound that is structurally similar to another but differs slightly in composition (as in the replacement of one atom by an atom of a different element or in the presence of a particular functional group)



Variants of analogue

or an·a·log \ˈan-əl-ˌȯg, -ˌäg\play

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