ANALOGY

noun. 1. a likeness between two different beings within the confines of specific areas. 2. an argumentative technique that teeters upon the implication that a likeness may exist between at least two beings with respect to their features, justifying a suspicion that the beings will additionally have other like features. 3. with regard to language, the procedure involving continual trends of enunciation, the forming of terms, and more where a language is concerned.

ANALOGY: "An analogy can be a difficult concept for a child to learn, but once they do, they generally recognize them forever."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANALOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/analogy/ (accessed January 22, 2020).
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