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Definition 1: (of twins) derived from a single egg or ovum - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where identical or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • identical twins are monovular

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Definition 2: coinciding exactly when superimposed - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where identical or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • identical triangles

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(identical is similar to ...) coinciding when superimposed

Definition 3: having properties with uniform values along all axes - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(identical is similar to ...) invariant with respect to direction

(identical belongs to category ...) the science of matter and energy and their interactions

"his favorite subject was physics"

Definition 4: exactly alike; incapable of being perceived as different - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where identical or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • rows of identical houses
  • cars identical except for their license plates
  • they wore indistinguishable hats

Synonyms for identical in the sense of this definition

(identical is similar to ...) closely similar or comparable in kind or quality or quantity or degree

"curtains the same color as the walls" "two girls of the same age" "mother and son have the same blue eyes" "animals of the same species" "the same rules as before" "two boxes having the same dimensions" "the same day next year"

Definition 5: being the exact same one; not any other: - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where identical or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • this is the identical room we stayed in before
  • the themes of his stories are one and the same
  • saw the selfsame quotation in two newspapers
  • on this very spot
  • the very thing he said yesterday
  • the very man I want to see

Synonyms for identical in the sense of this definition

(identical is similar to ...) same in identity

"the same man I saw yesterday" "never wore the same dress twice" "this road is the same one we were on yesterday" "on the same side of the street"

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