In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(position/situation) análogoto be analogous to / with sth — ser análogo a algo
- Using a fantasy woman to extract myself physically from the island is analogous to breaking up and finding someone new.
- This is analogous to the law relating to the fire services and quite close factually to Alexandrou v Oxford.
- This is considerably easier if one can show that the nature of the right claimed is analogous to that of some existing easement.
- He sees the current disease-mapping race as being analogous to the activities of old world explorers.
- This pattern seems analogous to the struggle for a viable business model for the Internet.
- This could involve the expression in a yeast mutant, which is defective for an analogous transport system.
- In Reader's Block Markson sets up relations that are analogous to both writing and dying.
- Religious writers saw God as being present to the individual in a way that is analogous to the presence of light in the act of seeing.
- The question of democracy is in a number of respects analogous to slavery.
- Counties tend to adopt newer technologies that are analogous to the technology they move away from.
- While information may be analogous to facts, knowledge is what the body makes of these facts.
- The moral of that is if we've got a silicone system which is analogous to us in these respects we ought to treat that system as a person too.
- Paint, ink, paper and canvas are transformed by faith into something analogous to living creatures.
- We are already seeing video on demand, analogous to renting a video without traveling to the store.
- This isn't exactly analogous to getting bad service at a restaurant or club.
- It is suggested that hazardous duties are analogous to combat situations in important respects.
- An analogous operational definition holds for the heritability of derepressed cells.
- The proposed system is analogous to the one used for music on the radio, where music stations can play what they like provided they pay the agreed fee.
- The act of defining combatants is analogous to the military concept of choosing the terrain of battle.
- An analogous role is played by the PAM complex in mitochondria.
- In Director, the stage is analogous to the outermost or whole cinematic frame.
- Some analogous alkyl nitrites, such as amyl nitrite, are known sensitizers in humans.
- For this reason, the present situation is not analogous to the 1926 situation.
- There was no homology between sequenced clones and analogous repeats in potato IGS.
- What gets masked over is analogous to Cage's idea that what is not heard is just as important as what is heard.
2Zoology (parts/organs) análogoLinguistics (plural) analógico
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