1. typically, the quality or state of being parallel, structurally alike, or possessing correlating aspects. 2. with regard to philosophy, the proposition which, even though body and mind constitute individual realities, they act in parallel such that reactions appear to be holistic and the two realms appear to assert causal control over one another.

PARALLELISM: "The two objects exhibit a concise example of parallelism."
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