analogous

definition: 
alike in some way
sentence: 
The action of light waves is analogous to the action of sound waves
difficulty: 
easy
toefl frequency: 
3
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noun: 
analogy
noun sentence: 
He interprets logical functions by analogy with machines
The analogy between the behaviour of the bacteria in the lab and in the human body is not clear