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Analogue meaning

analogue - 7 dictionary results

  1. 1. of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input; " analogue device"; " linear amplifier"
  2. 2. That which is analogous to, or corresponds with, some other thing.
  3. 3. 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.
  4. 4. A species in one genus or group having its characters parallel, one by one, with those of another group.
  5. 5. 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.
  6. 6. A word in one language corresponding with one in another; an analogous term; as, the Latin pater is the analogue of the English father.
  7. 7. That which has analogy to.

analogue - examples of usage

  1. In other words, although we may conclude that the nearest analogue of the causa causarum given in experience is the human mind, we are bound to acknowledge that in all fundamental points the analogy is so remote that it becomes a question whether we are really very much nearer the truth by entertaining it. - "Thoughts on Religion", George John Romanes.
  2. Now police are feeding the problem to their giant analogue computer in the sub- basement of the Court House. - "Mutineer", Robert J. Shea.
  3. The amplified voice from below said, " The police analogue computer is now hooked directly to the controls of the blaster cannon battery. - "Mutineer", Robert J. Shea.
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