analogist

noun
anal·​o·​gist | \ ə-ˈna-lə-jist How to pronounce analogist (audio) \

Definition of analogist

: one who searches for or reasons from analogies

First Known Use of analogist

1788, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for analogist

analogy + -ist entry 1

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“Analogist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/analogist. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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