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ˈæn lˌɔg, -ˌɒgana·logue

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. analogue, analog, paralleladjective

    something having the property of being analogous to something else

  2. analogue, analog, linearadjective

    of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input

    "analogue device"; "linear amplifier"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Analoguenoun

    that which is analogous to, or corresponds with, some other thing

    Etymology: [F. , fr. Gr. .]

  2. Analoguenoun

    a word in one language corresponding with one in another; an analogous term; as, the Latin "pater" is the analogue of the English "father."

    Etymology: [F. , fr. Gr. .]

  3. Analoguenoun

    an organ which is equivalent in its functions to a different organ in another species or group, or even in the same group; as, the gill of a fish is the analogue of a lung in a quadruped, although the two are not of like structural relations

    Etymology: [F. , fr. Gr. .]

  4. Analoguenoun

    a species in one genus or group having its characters parallel, one by one, with those of another group

    Etymology: [F. , fr. Gr. .]

  5. Analoguenoun

    a species or genus in one country closely related to a species of the same genus, or a genus of the same group, in another: such species are often called representative species, and such genera, representative genera

    Etymology: [F. , fr. Gr. .]


  1. Analogue

    Analogue is the eighth studio album by the Norwegian band A-ha, released in 2005.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of analogue in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of analogue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of analogue in a Sentence

  1. Sherrilyn Ifill:

    You don't have to go all the way back to the Civil Rights Movement to find an analogue, on the one hand, it's unfortunate. On the other hand, it's a really great thing that we have federal civil rights statutes.

  2. Mathias Doepfner:

    Is it going to take the jobs of journalists? What we can see is exactly the opposite. We can now do things we could never afford in analogue days when we could only rely on big teams of journalists.

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