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cleric in the minor orders of the Eastern Orthodox Church who reads the lessons aloud in the liturgy (analogous to the lector in the Roman Catholic Church) anagnost
something having the property of being analogous to something else analog , analogue , parallel
specialized part of a cell; analogous to an organ cell organ , cell organelle , organelle
back of the body of a vertebrate or any analogous surface (as the upper or outer surface of an organ or appendage or part) dorsum
front paw; analogous to the human hand forepaw
someone having a relation analogous to that of a male sponsor to his godchild godfather
Japanese mathematical physicist who proposed that nuclear forces are mediated by massive particles called mesons which are analogous to the photon in mediating electromagnetic forces (1907-1981) Hideki Yukawa , Yukawa
system considered analogous in structure or function to a living body organism
discrete amount of something that is analogous to the quantum in quantum theory quantum
(physics) opposition to magnetic flux (analogous to electric resistance) reluctance
strong acid (H2SeO4) analogous to sulfuric acid selenic acid
act of imitating the behavior of some situation or some process by means of something suitably analogous (especially for the purpose of study or personnel training) simulation
lien of which a tax collector may avail himself in default of taxes (analogous to a judgment lien) tax lien
any of a family of glassy minerals analogous to feldspar containing hydrated aluminum silicates of calcium or sodium or potassium; formed in cavities in lava flows and in plutonic rocks zeolite
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