1. Analogy Noun
Drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some respect.
The operation of a computer presents and interesting analogy to the working of the brain.
The models show by analogy how matter is built up.
Comparability, Compare, Comparison, Equivalence - qualities that are comparable; "no comparison between the two books".
Draft, Draught, Drawing - the act of moving a load by drawing or pulling.
Order, Ordering - the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement; "there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list".
Obedience, Respect - behavior intended to please your parents; "their children were never very strong on obedience".
Show - the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining; "a remarkable show of skill".
Similarity - the quality of being similar.
Some - relatively many but unspecified in number; "they were here for some weeks".