(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.
(Mathematics) Any of a set of two or more numbers used to determine the position of a point, line, curve, or plane in a space of a given dimension with respect to a system of lines or other fixed references.
(Linguistics) The process by which words or morphemes are re-formed or created on the model of existing grammatical patterns in a language, often leading to greater regularity in paradigms, as evidenced by helped replacing holp and holpen as the past tense and past participle of help on the model of verbs such as yelp, yelped, yelped.
implies of things that they amount to the same thing in value, force, meaning, etc. $5 or its equivalent in merchandise
implies the absence of any difference in quantity, size, value, degree, etc. equal weights, an equal advantage
, in one sense, also expresses the first idea this is the identical bed where he slept and, in another, implies exact correspondence in all details, as of quality, appearance, etc. the signatures are identical
, in one sense, agrees with
in implying that what is referred to is one thing and not two or more distinct things that is the same, or selfsame or very, house we once lived in and, in another sense, implies reference to things that are really distinct but without any significant difference in kind, appearance, amount, etc. I eat the same food every day
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