analogical

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

adjective

based on, involving, or expressing an analogy.
Also an·a·log·ic.

Origin of analogical

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

Related forms

Can be confused

analogous analogical
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