analogical

[ an-l-oj-i-kuh l ]
/ ˌæn lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl /

adjective

based on, involving, or expressing an analogy.

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decorum
Also an·a·log·ic.

Origin of analogical

1560–70; < Latin analogic(us) (< Greek analogikós; see analogy, -ic) + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM analogical

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH analogical

analogous analogical
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