- identical proposition,
- identical rhyme,
- identical twin,
- identical twins,
Origin of identical
Examples from the Web for identical
The cap devices on thousands of identical hats glinted in the late morning sun along with the shields worn by each of the cops.Choking Back Tears, Thousands of Cops Honor Fallen Officer Ramos|Michael Daly|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Experts pointed us to identical passages in each of the four Geneva treaties, known as "Common Article 3."
Because as Ralphie explains to me, “every team has identical software and identical weather.”
When you see these identical birds through his fascination with mirrors, the gift makes sense.Vogue Photographer Erwin Blumenfeld: Secrets of a Fashion Legend|Tim Teeman|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Had Richard III been able to install a tape recorder in his palaces the ranting might well have been identical.Three Dicks: Cheney, Nixon, Richard III and the Art of Reputation Rehab|Clive Irving|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
See Jacob Boehme's view, pp. 94, 95 above, which is identical with that of Blake.Mysticism in English Literature|Caroline F. E. Spurgeon
This may be identical with that known as Κύλλον Πήρα, said to be a remedy for barrenness in women.
Liberty commensurate and identical with Order,—this is the only reality of government and politics.Anarchism and Socialism|George Plechanoff
In the course of his work he established beyond question that the "nagana" and the tsetse-fly disease were identical.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley
By alliteration is meant the succession of two or more words whose initial sounds are identical or very similar.Rhymes and Meters|Horatio Winslow
Word Origin for identical
1610s, as a term in logic, from Medieval Latin identicus "the same," from Late Latin identitas "identity, sameness," ultimately from comb. form of Latin idem "the same" (from id "it, that one;" see id) + demonstrative suffix -dem. General sense of "being the same or very similar" is from 1630s. Replaced Middle English idemptical (late 15c.), from Medieval Latin idemptitas "identity," from Latin idem. Related: Identically.