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analogies

noun
plural of analogy

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1 a way of describing or explaining one thing by means of describing another with which it shares certain points or qualities
  • The teacher used the analogy of a common pipeline to explain bandwidth on the Internet.

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2 resemblance in certain points or qualities between two or more otherwise unlike things
  • The study made note of analogies between human and ape social behavior.

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“Analogies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/analogies. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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