similar


similar
adj.
similar.
m.
match, par.
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similar
adjetivo
1 similar
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adj.
similar
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ADJ similar (a to)
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adjetivo similar

similar A algo — similar to something

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= associated, like, similar, like-minded, collateral, nonunique [non-unique], alike, coterminous [co-terminous], parallel, suchlike, consistent, kindred.
Nota: Véase red para otras palabras terminadas con este sufijo.
Ex. This list makes recommendations about the use of references for the display of relationships in a catalogue, index or data base, in order to guide users between connected or associated terms.
Ex. Inversion may offer the advantage of grouping like subjects.
Ex. Both the author and the subject approach for nonbook materials can be regarded as broadly similar for all media.
Ex. Directories of organizations and human resources are an excellent means of knowing who is doing what and where and assist in the networking among like-minded institutions.
Ex. If there are two or more collateral printed texts which were set from manuscript copy, not from other printed editions, the editor must choose one or other of them as copy-text on the basis of whatever he can discover about their relative status = Si existen dos o más textos impresos similares que se compusieron a partir del mismo original, no de otras ediciones impresas, el editor debe escoger uno u otro como texto fuente a partir de aquello que pueda descubrir que los diferencie.
Ex. Our estimation is that we have 845,000 nonunique names in the MARC data base.
Ex. Although users are better informed than non-users, they are fairly alike in their attitudes toward such issues as capital punishment and the effect of alcohol on driving.
Ex. Sample articles were chosen for subjects coterminous with each other for 1950, 60 and 70.
Ex. The increasing demand for paper of all sorts, which the giant productivity of the Fourdrinier machine could easily meet, resulted in a parallel demand for rags which was soon outstripping the supply.
Ex. I think this should all be interpreted as a challenge, rather than as a mandate for complacency or suchlike.
Ex. In order to achieve good consistent indexing the indexer must have a thorough appreciation of the structure of the subject and the nature of the contribution that the document makes to the advancement of knowledge.
Ex. The indexer must evaluate whether the index user will profit if a distinction is made between two kindred terms.
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* con las características similares a las de texto = text-like.
* de forma muy similar a = in much the same way as.
* de intereses similares = of like interest.
* de manera similar = in a similar way.
* de manera similar a = in a similar manner to.
* de un modo similar = in a similar vein.
* muy similar a = much like.
* o algo similar = or something of that sort, or something to that effect, or something of that nature, or words to that effect.
* para personas con intereses similares = birds-of-a-feather.
* ser similar = be on a par.
* ser similar a = be nothing short of.
* similar a = akin to, of the type, along the lines of, to the effect of.
* similar a la realidad = lifelike [life-like].
* similar a un bolígrafo = pen-like.
* y similares = and the kind.
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adjetivo similar

similar A algo — similar to something

* * *
= associated, like, similar, like-minded, collateral, nonunique [non-unique], alike, coterminous [co-terminous], parallel, suchlike, consistent, kindred.
Nota: Véase red para otras palabras terminadas con este sufijo.

Ex: This list makes recommendations about the use of references for the display of relationships in a catalogue, index or data base, in order to guide users between connected or associated terms.

Ex: Inversion may offer the advantage of grouping like subjects.
Ex: Both the author and the subject approach for nonbook materials can be regarded as broadly similar for all media.
Ex: Directories of organizations and human resources are an excellent means of knowing who is doing what and where and assist in the networking among like-minded institutions.
Ex: If there are two or more collateral printed texts which were set from manuscript copy, not from other printed editions, the editor must choose one or other of them as copy-text on the basis of whatever he can discover about their relative status = Si existen dos o más textos impresos similares que se compusieron a partir del mismo original, no de otras ediciones impresas, el editor debe escoger uno u otro como texto fuente a partir de aquello que pueda descubrir que los diferencie.
Ex: Our estimation is that we have 845,000 nonunique names in the MARC data base.
Ex: Although users are better informed than non-users, they are fairly alike in their attitudes toward such issues as capital punishment and the effect of alcohol on driving.
Ex: Sample articles were chosen for subjects coterminous with each other for 1950, 60 and 70.
Ex: The increasing demand for paper of all sorts, which the giant productivity of the Fourdrinier machine could easily meet, resulted in a parallel demand for rags which was soon outstripping the supply.
Ex: I think this should all be interpreted as a challenge, rather than as a mandate for complacency or suchlike.
Ex: In order to achieve good consistent indexing the indexer must have a thorough appreciation of the structure of the subject and the nature of the contribution that the document makes to the advancement of knowledge.
Ex: The indexer must evaluate whether the index user will profit if a distinction is made between two kindred terms.
* con las características similares a las de texto = text-like.
* de forma muy similar a = in much the same way as.
* de intereses similares = of like interest.
* de manera similar = in a similar way.
* de manera similar a = in a similar manner to.
* de un modo similar = in a similar vein.
* muy similar a = much like.
* o algo similar = or something of that sort, or something to that effect, or something of that nature, or words to that effect.
* para personas con intereses similares = birds-of-a-feather.
* ser similar = be on a par.
* ser similar a = be nothing short of.
* similar a = akin to, of the type, along the lines of, to the effect of.
* similar a la realidad = lifelike [life-like].
* similar a un bolígrafo = pen-like.
* y similares = and the kind.

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similar
adjective
similar similar A algo similar TO sth
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similar adjetivo
similar;
similar A algo similar to sth
similar adjetivo similar
'similar' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
afín
- análoga
- análogo
- enfoque
- julepe
- parecida
- parecido
- pareja
- parejo
- semejante
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- símil
- tenor
- vecina
- vecino
- asemejar
- carajillo
- chueca
- parecer
- rayuela
- salchichón
- tejo
English:
similar
- uncannily
- akin
- broadly
- gravitate
- kindred
- like
- net
- similarly
- unlike
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similar adj
similar (a to)
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similar
adj similar;
y similares and the like
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similar adj
semejante: similar, alike
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similar adj similar

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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