EN[ˈsɪmələ] [ˈsɪməlɚ]
Mathematics: Figures shown in the same color are similar
Mathematics: Figures shown in the same color are similar

    Definition of similar in English Dictionary

  • NomPLsimilars
    1. That which is similar to, or resembles, something else, as in quality, form, etc.
      1. (homeopathy) A material that produces an effect that resembles the symptoms of a particular disease.
      2. AdjectifCOMmore similarSUPmost similar
        1. Having traits or characteristics in common; alike, comparable.
          1. (mathematics) Of geometrical figures including triangles, squares, ellipses, arcs and more complex figures, having the same shape but possibly different size, rotational orientation, and position; in particular, having corresponding angles equal and corresponding line segments proportional; such that one can be had from the other using a sequence of operations of rotation, translation and scaling.
          2. Plus d'exemples
            1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
              • If downy mildews and host plants have indeed cospeciated, then it is expected that the number of lineage divergences in their mapped dated trees show a similar changing pattern over time.
              • Most of the officers were dressed in [ … ] a bluish-grey frock-coat of a colour similar to Austrian yagers.
              • While axial ganglia have not been identified in adult squid, these paralarval structures could be similar to octopus axial ganglia.
            2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
              • Similar observations in vivo are also known, where it has been seen that a plant extract exhibits antiperoxidative and pro-oxidative effect for cardiac and liver tissues respectively [57 ].
              • Similar to parasympathetically mediated HR-slowing, Fingolimod-related HR-slowing is reversed by atropine or mitigated by alpha 1-receptor-agonists.
              • Similar statistical tools were used to assess the positive and negative effects of salinity, inoculum size, and temperature on cyst and planozygote formation by A.
          • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
            1. Adjectifs
              • Noms
                • Noms Dénombrable
              Liens Connexes:
              1. en similarly
              2. en similarity
              3. en similars
              4. en similary
              5. fr similarité
              Source: Wiktionnaire

              Meaning of similar for the defined word.

              Grammaticalement, ce mot "similar" est un adjectif. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable.
              Difficulté: Niveau 1
              Facile     ➨     Difficile
              Définition: Niveau 8
              Précis    ➨     Polyvalent