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analogical

[an-l-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌæn lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
based on, involving, or expressing an analogy.
Also, analogic.
Origin of analogical
1560-1570
1560-70; < Latin analogic(us) (< Greek analogikós; see analogy, -ic) + -al1
Related forms
analogically, adverb
analogicalness, noun
nonanalogic, adjective
nonanalogical, adjective
nonanalogically, adverb
nonanalogicalness, noun
unanalogical, adjective
unanalogically, adverb
Can be confused
analogous, analogical.
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