Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
result(s) from the 1913
A*nal"o*gous (#), a. [L. analogous, Gr. according to a due ratio, proportionate; + ratio, proportion. See Logic.] Having analogy; corresponding to something else; bearing some resemblance or proportion; -- often followed by to.
Analogous tendencies in arts and manners.
Decay of public spirit, which may be considered analogous to natural death.
J. H. Newman.
nalogous pole (Pyroelect.)
, that pole of a crystal which becomes positively electrified when heated.
Syn. -- Correspondent; similar; like.
-- A*nal"o gous*ly, adv. -- A*nal"o*gous*ness, n.