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analogy
ə'nælədʒiː
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some respect.
  2. An inference that if things agree in some respects they probably agree in others.
  3. The religious belief that between creature and creator no similarity can be found so great but that the dissimilarity is always greater; any analogy between God and humans will always be inadequate.
Hyphenationa•nal•o•gy
Part of Speech(名) noun
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类似lèisìsimilar; analogous
相似xiāngsìto resemble; similar; like; resemblance; similarity
类推lèituīto reason by analogy
类比lèibǐanalogy; (Tw) (electronics) analog
譬喻pìyùanalogy; metaphor; simile
比方bǐfanganalogy; instance; for instance
比拟bǐnǐto compare; to draw a parallel; to match; analogy; metaphor; comparison
比喻bǐyùto compare; to liken to; metaphor; analogy; figure of speech; figuratively
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