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  • 1 Analogical — An a*log ic*al, a. 1. Founded on, or of the nature of, analogy; expressing or implying analogy. [1913 Webster] When a country which has sent out colonies is termed the mother country, the expression is analogical. J. S. Mill. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

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  • 2 analogical — index analogous, cognate, commensurable, comparable (capable of comparison), congruous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 analogical — [an΄ə läj′i kəl] adj. of, expressing, or based upon analogy: also analogic analogically adv …

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  • 4 analogical — analoginis statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Operuojantis ↑analoginiais dydžiais. Skaičiavimo prietaisai ir įtaisai, operuojantys tolydžiaisiais dydžiais, vadinami analoginiais dėl to, kad jie matematinius dydžius verčia atitinkamomis… …

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  • 5 analogical — analogy ► NOUN (pl. analogies) 1) a comparison between one thing and another made to explain or clarify. 2) a correspondence or partial similarity. DERIVATIVES analogical adjective …

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  • 6 analogical — adjective expressing, composed of, or based on an analogy the analogical use of a metaphor • Similar to: ↑figurative, ↑nonliteral • Derivationally related forms: ↑analogy …

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  • 7 analogical — also analogic adjective Date: 1609 1. of, relating to, or based on analogy 2. expressing or implying analogy • analogically adverb …

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  • 8 analogical — analogically, adv. analogicalness, n. /an l oj i keuhl/, adj. based on, involving, or expressing an analogy. Also, analogic. [1560 70; < L analogic(us) ( < Gk analogikós; see ANALOGY, IC) + AL1] * * * …

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  • 9 analogical — adjective Of, pertaining to, based on, or composed of an analogy. See Also: analog, analogic, analogous, analogue, analogy …

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  • 10 analogical — analogy …

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  • 11 analogical — adj. changing in a continuous manner relative to another quantity …

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  • 12 analogical — a. Having analogy, resembling, by analogy, corresponding, similar …

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  • 13 analogical — an·a·log·i·cal …

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  • 14 analogical — an•a•log•i•cal [[t]ˌæn lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl[/t]] also an a•log′ic adj. based on, involving, or expressing an analogy • Etymology: 1560–70; < L < Gk an a•log′i•cal•ly, adv. an a•log′i•cal•ness, n …

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  • 15 analogical — /ænəˈlɒdʒɪkəl/ (say anuh lojikuhl) adjective based on, involving, or expressing an analogy. Also, analogic. –analogically, adverb …

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  • 16 Analogical models — are a method of representing a phenomenon of the world, often called the ‘target system’ by another, more understandable or analysable system. They are also called dynamical analogies. Explanation Analogizing is the process of representing… …

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  • 17 analogical change — analogical change, Linguistics. 1. the alteration of one linguistic form, such as an inflected word, in conformity with another form regarded as similar. The alteration, in children s usage, of men to mans in conformity with the predominant… …

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  • 18 analogical procedure — index collation, comparison Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 Analogical modeling — NOTOC Analogical modeling (hereafter AM) is a formal theory of exemplar based analogical reasoning, proposed by Royal Skousen, professor of Linguistics and English language at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. It is applicable to language… …

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  • 20 analogical organs — analogiškieji organai statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Negiminiški organai, kurie atlieka panašias funkcijas. atitikmenys: angl. analogic organs; analogical organs rus. аналогичные органы …

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