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v. a·nal·o·gized, a·nal·o·giz·ing, a·nal·o·giz·es
To make an analogy of or concerning: analogize the human brain to a computer.
To reason by or use analogy.
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1. (intr) to make use of analogy, as in argument; draw comparisons
2. (tr) to make analogous or reveal analogy in
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v. -gized, -giz•ing. v.i.
1. to make use of analogy in reasoning, argument, etc.
2. to be analogous.v.t.
3. to make analogous; show an analogy between.
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Past participle: analogized
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compare - examine and note the similarities or differences of; "John compared his haircut to his friend's"; "We compared notes after we had both seen the movie"
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