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analogous
American English: /əˈnæləɡəs/
British English: /əˈnaləɡəs/

Translation of analogous in Spanish:

adjective

[formal]
  • 1.1
    (situation/position)
    to be analogous to owith something
    ser análogo a algo
    Example sentences
    • The question of democracy is in a number of respects analogous to slavery.
    • This is analogous to the law relating to the fire services and quite close factually to Alexandrou v Oxford.
    • The moral of that is if we've got a silicone system which is analogous to us in these respects we ought to treat that system as a person too.
    Example sentences
    • This could involve the expression in a yeast mutant, which is defective for an analogous transport system.
    • An analogous role is played by the PAM complex in mitochondria.
    • There was no homology between sequenced clones and analogous repeats in potato IGS.
    1.2 (organs/parts) (Zoology) (plural)
    (Linguistics)

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