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adjective agreeing, allied, analogous, approximate, close, cognate, collateral, companion, conformable, congeneric, congenerical, congruent, connatural, consubstantial, correspondent, corresponding, equivalent, homogeneous, identical, kindred, like, matching, par, parallel, related, same, synonymous, twin, uniform
Foreign phrases: Ubi eadem ratio, ibi idem jus; et de simmlibus idem est judicium.Where there is the same reason, there is the same law; and where there are similar situaaions, the judgment is the same.
See also: akin, analogous, approximate, cognate, commensurable, commensurate, comparable, congruous, consonant, correlative, equal, equivalent, germane, identical, pendent, same, tantamount, uniform
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Another option for replicating hedge fund returns is to mechanically invest in strategies similar to those hedge funds execute, using a systematic rules-based methodology instead of active management.
Although Venus and Earth sport similar trenches, not all elements of plate tectonics occur on Venus, the researchers say.
In general, an actual acquisition is similar to another potential acquisition if the actual acquisition resulted in a direct or indirect combination of all or a significant portion of the same business operations as the combination that would have been effected by such other potential acquisition.
Abdominal injections of substance P elicited similar results, suggesting that it can cross the blood-brain barrier, he adds.
In all three cases, although the legality of the benefits programs has been challenged, few expect the schools to discontinue the packages, especially since similar benefits are becoming more common in the corporate world.
This may be pertinent in matters similar to issues raised in Wingnut, where there is an allegation that the defendants failed to adequately market and exploit the film.
2006-2 is not directly applicable because it deals with transferor stock, it may provide insight as to how the IRS might treat a similar transaction involving a transferor's debt obligations.
The researchers also found that environments with similar soil pH tended to have similar communities of bacteria, even when sites were separated by large geographic distances, such as that between conifer forests in the northeastern United States and those in the Pacific Northwest.
Following his discussion of Gold Coast, Penningroth shifts focus to the American South, where, he argues, slaves had developed a view toward property quite similar to that of their counterparts in western Africa.
However, CBIR depends on the absolute distance of image features to retrieve similar images.
Other half-inch cartridges--including StorageTek's 9840--are physically similar to IBM's cartridges, allowing easy adaptation and upgrades into existing half-inch robotic systems.
Put simply, white and black children with similar personal and family background characteristics achieved similar test scores (see Figure 1).