What is the definition of ANALOGY?

Here is a list of definitions for analogy.

  1. an inference that if things agree in some respects they probably agree in others
  2. drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some respect; "the operation of a computer presents and interesting analogy to the working of the brain"; "the models show by analogy how matter is built up"
  3. the religious belief that between creature and creator no similarity can be found so great but that the dissimilarity is always greater; any analogy between God and humans will always be inadequate

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What are the synonyms of the word ANALOGY?

What is another word for ANALOGY?. Here is a list of synonyms for ANALOGY.

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  2. doctrine of analogy

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