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1. Similar or alike in such a way as to permit the drawing of an analogy.
2. Biology Similar in function but not in structure and evolutionary origin.

[From Latin analogus, from Greek analogos, proportionate : ana-, according to; see ana- + logos, proportion; see leg- in Indo-European roots.]

a·nal′o·gous·ly adv.
a·nal′o·gous·ness n.
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Adv.1.analogously - in an analogous manner; "analogously, we have a variable"
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deserves much credit for attempting to explain in relatively simple language the concepts of entanglement and superposition first within theoretical physics and then analogously in a panentheistic understanding of the God-world relationship.
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Nessan claims that Luther's theology not only operates dialectically regarding two uses of the law, but functions analogously according to two uses of righteousness (civil and alien), two uses of reason (as gift and harlot), two uses of the will (free regarding creation and in bondage unto salvation), and two uses of works (for the neighbor and works righteousness).
Even the inscrutable hieratic gestures (Buddhist, I'm told) seemed to match something analogously inscrutable in Wagner.
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