Example sentences for: analogy

How can you use “analogy” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • If you excuse the analogy, they're something like sordid one-night stands.

  • However, CaM can also interact with group III mGluRs [ 26 28 ] . Recent data suggests that the association of CaM with group III mGluRs is necessary for normal G protein activation [ 27 ] . By analogy to group III mGluRs, the ability of Siah1a to compete with CaM for binding to group I mGluRs was considered a potential mechanism for the actions of Siah1a on group I mGluR-mediated calcium current inhibition.

  • The more zealous Substance Camp, led by House Majority Whip Tom DeLay, R-Texas, is using the Watergate analogy to suggest not just that the Clinton impeachment process should mirror the Nixon impeachment process but also that Clinton's offenses are as serious as Nixon's.

  • Once the process analogy is transformed into the substance analogy, it loses its force.

  • Continuing with the analogy, suppose there are two types of buses: slow local buses that frequently stop at B, and fast express buses that rarely stop at B. Because a bus boarded at B is most likely local, the average time it takes to travel from C to D (thus the lead time has been subtracted) will be a length-biased estimate of the averages of the local and express travel times from C to D.


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