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parallel

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similar, analogous, parallel mean closely resembling each other. similar implies the possibility of being mistaken for each other.
    • all the houses in the development are similar
analogous applies to things belonging in essentially different categories but nevertheless having many similarities.
    • analogous political systems
parallel suggests a marked likeness in the development of two things.
    • the parallel careers of two movie stars

parallel

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1 a point which two or more things share in common

  • her professor pointed out some parallels between the two novels
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2 one that is equal to another in status, achievement, or value

  • an advance that is without parallel in the history of virology
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parallel

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to be the exact counterpart of

  • developments in the television show paralleled those in the lead actorʼs real life
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