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similarity

Line breaks: simi¦lar|ity
Pronunciation: /sɪməˈlarəti
 
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Definition of similarity in English:

noun (plural similarities)

1The state or fact of being similar: the similarity of symptoms makes them hard to diagnose
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  • In fact, the similarity is so compelling that D'Arcy has no business attempting a denial.
  • In fact theirs is very much a superficial similarity, based on prodigious talent and youth more than anything else.
  • The facts of that case bore a striking similarity to those of the present one.
1.1 (usually similarities) A similar feature or aspect: the similarities between people of different nationalities
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  • Such research is valid and useful because of the genetic and physiological similarities between humans and apes.
  • On her third visit to India now, Nilofer is struck by the similarities between Lahore and Delhi.
  • The author spoke briefly about the similarities between Tamil and Japanese languages.
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