not dissimilar

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Definition of not dissimilar

: not different : similar A not dissimilar situation has occurred overseas. The question is not dissimilar to one asked earlier.

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“Not dissimilar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/not%20dissimilar. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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