Meaning of SIMILARITY in English

SIMILARITY

transcription, транскрипция: [ sɪmɪlærɪti ]

( similarities)

1.

If there is a similarity between two or more things, they are similar to each other.

The astonishing similarity between my brother and my first-born son...

She is also 25 and a native of Birmingham, but the similarity ends there.

N-UNCOUNT : oft N between/in/with n

2.

Similarities are features that things have which make them similar to each other.

There were significant similarities between mother and son...

≠ difference

N-COUNT : usu pl , oft N between/in/with n

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