analogies


analogies
a·nal·o·gy || ə'nælədʒɪ n. similarity, parallelism; comparability

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  • Five Graded Analogies of Bhakti — Bhakti is Intense Devotion to Divinity or a noble cause. Adi Shankara, in verse no.61 of his Sivanandalahari, lists Five Graded Analogies of Bhakti. This description is quoted very often in the literature about Bhakti almost as a thesis on the… …   Wikipedia

  • Miller Analogies Test — The Miller Analogies Test (MAT) is a standardized test used primarily for graduate school admissions in the USA. Created and still published by Harcourt Assessment, the MAT consists of 120 questions in 60 minutes (formerly 100 questions in 50… …   Wikipedia

  • Soft independent modelling of class analogies — Soft independent modelling by class analogy (SIMCA) is a statistical method for supervised classification of data. The method requires a training data set consisting of samples (or objects) with a set of attributes and their class membership. The …   Wikipedia

  • Тест аналогий Миллера (Miller analogies test) — Этот тест состоит из 100 заданий на вербальные аналогии, отобранных из широкой сферы академических знаний. Он считается серьезным тестом, обладающим достаточно высокой прогнозирующей силой в том, что касается академической успешности… …   Психологическая энциклопедия

  • Trinity, psichological analogies of the —  Троицы психологические аналогии …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Trinity, social analogies of the —  Троицы социальные аналогии …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • napier's analogies — ˈnāpēə(r)z noun plural Usage: usually capitalized N Etymology: after John Napier : four formulas giving the tangent of half the sum or difference of two of the angles or sides of a spherical triangle in terms of the others …   Useful english dictionary


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