resemblance

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inherent resemblance between persons or things affinity
(biology) state of relationship between organisms or groups of organisms resulting in resemblance in structure or structural parts affinity , phylogenetic relation
resemblance in some respects to otherwise dissimilar things analogy
quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white) black , blackness , inkiness
represented by a figure, resemblance emblematic , figurative , symbolic
artificial taxonomic category established on the basis of morphological resemblance for organisms of obscure true relationships especially fossil forms form genus
any of various small aquatic birds of the genus Gallinula distinguished from rails by a frontal shield and a resemblance to domestic hens gallinule , marsh hen , swamphen , water hen
small chin beard trimmed to a point; named for its resemblance to a goat's beard goatee
resemblance of an animal species to another species or to natural objects; provides concealment and protection from predators mimicry
symmetrical resemblance mutual resemblance
figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with `like' or `as') simile
quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black) white , whiteness
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