from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of analogue.
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- adj. in which the value of a data item (such as time) is represented by a continuously variable physical quantity that can be measured (such as the shadow of a sundial)
- n. something that bears an analogy to something else
- n. an organ or structure that is similar in function to one in another kind of organism but is of dissimilar evolutionary origin
- n. a structural derivative of a parent compound that often differs from it by a single element
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A simplified spelling of analogue.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input
- n. something having the property of being analogous to something else
Early 19th century; from French analogue, from Ancient Greek ἀνάλογος ("proportionate"), from ἀνά (ana, "up to") + λόγος (logos, "ratio"). (Wiktionary)