Having analogy; corresponding to something else; bearing some resemblance or proportion (often followed by "to".) | (biology) Functionally similar, but arising through convergent evolution rather than being homologous.
How to use Analogous in a Sentence?
The customs of those people were very analogous to the doctrines that directed them.
Hence we conclude that the seasons of this planet are analogous to ours in relative intensity.
The method of preparation of strontium hydroxide is analogous to that of calcium hydroxide.
Several scholars who from the first had turned their minds to telegraphy, had analogous ideas.
In structure, they are analogous to synovial membranes, and secrete a similar fluid.
Something analogous to this weighs down the hearty exertions of the Irish gentry.
Harmony of colour is, in many respects, analogous to harmony of musical sounds.
Thus, the flower of the daisy is, as we shall see, analogous to that of the buttercup.
One argument in proof of Providence is analogous to one mode of proving a creation.
The principle in this experiment is analogous to that of the union between carbonic gas and atmospheric air.
Our literature has, as yet, given us no figure analogous to that Last New Zealander of Macaulay.
These cases are exactly analogous to a large class of accidents and calamities that happen among men.
The total magnetization resulting from a magnetizing force is called the magnetic flux, and is analogous to current.
Psychology then deals with a real, which exhibits phenomena analogous in several respects to those discussed by statics and mechanics.
He tried at first to replace amadou, which he so unfortunately lacked, by another and analogous material.
To perform this rearrangement requires a certain amount of work done, which is analogous to the winding up of a weight to a certain distance.
It is, therefore, in this and the analogous processes of roasting, that the sulphurous and arsenous vapours are so profusely given off.
For one thing, they dare not be otherwise; but the chief reason is one analogous to the action of vaccination or inoculation.
The spathe of an arum is analogous to the corolla of the dead nettle (for both serve to shelter the essential parts of the flower).
In all the circumstances, then, in which ions appear, their formation has doubtless been provoked by a mechanism analogous to that of the shock.
This is considered as a proof of the existence there of a membrane naturally analogous to the skin; which must, of course, be the conjunctiva.
These texts make up a composition analogous to one which covers the walls of certain little known Theban tombs.
Phenomena precisely analogous occur, when, from intense mental excitement, the brain is kept long in a state of excessive activity.
Mr. Davis and some other Democrats implicated me in an analogous matter which they tried to understand but did not.
The principle of Carnot, of a nature analogous to the principle of the conservation of energy, has also a similar origin.
In short, whatever pleases has in it what is analogous to the mind, and is therefore, in the highest and best sense of the word, natural.
The Greeks had no difficulty, for example, in recognising amongst these beast-headed monsters gods analogous to their own.
We have as yet become acquainted with no satisfactory series of experiments upon tobacco analogous to those which have been made of some articles of food.
In consequence, its seasons are analogous to ours in intensity, while twice the length, the Martian year being almost equal to two of our years.
The principle here stated seems very analogous to that which is recognised by all writers on international law, as regulating the navigation of rivers.
Something analogous to these conditions we see in the lives of individuals, in the phenomena of intemperance, which belong in general to the virile years.
Short Example Sentence for Analogous
The object was analogous and so was the method.
There was hardly any book which was analogous to it .
Something analogous in the world at large.
The pancreatic juice is analogous to the saliva.
No analogous deity is found in Aztec picture writing.
The case is analogous to that of parents and children.
Neither is the policy of the case at all analogous to our own at the moment.
Let me put an analogous medical case as being more within your present sphere.
But here was an analogous case, without its indecorous elements.