disanalogy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dis- +‎ analogy

Noun[edit]

disanalogy (plural disanalogies)

  1. A lack or failure of analogy
    • 2008 December 6, Sanford C. Goldberg, “Reliabilism in philosophy”, Philosophical Studies, volume 142, number 1, DOI:10.1007/s11098-008-9300-7: 
      In addition, there would appear to be an important disanalogy between the case of mathematics and the case of philosophy.