Analogous

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Analogous Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • corresponding in function but not in evolutionary origin; "the wings of a bee and those of a hummingbird are analogous"
  • similar or correspondent in some respects though otherwise dissimilar; "brains and computers are often considered analogous"; "surimi is marketed as analogous to crabmeat"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Analogous'


  • Analogous colors: Analogous colors are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel, with one being the dominant color, which tends to be a primary

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  • Byrun, the walking, jumping, hopping robot, built using MapleSim models
    In a recent project, Maplesoft's MapleSim, was used by designers and engineers at Engineered Arts to develop a biologically analogous leg design for Byrun, a new kind of full-scale dynamic humanoid that will take social robotics to the next level. This leg design will give Byrun the ability to walk, run, jump and hop. (PRWeb February 18, 2015) Read the full st Read more on this news related to 'Analogous'
  • N2N Services Inc. Launches an Affordable Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) for Education
    Kiran Kodithala, N2N's CEO calls "N2N Integration Cloud for educational institutions analogous to Amazon.com for bookstores. NIC offers educational institutions several options to connect their legacy/on-premise solutions to the cloud in a matter of days." (PRWeb February 24, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/02/prweb125 Read more on this news related to 'Analogous'

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