[ noun ] similarity in appearance or external or superficial details

Used in print

(The Providence Journal...)

Bob_Carroll may not bear quite as close a physical resemblance to LaGuardia as Tom_Bosley does , but I was amazed at the way he became more_and_more Fiorello as the evening progressed , until one had to catch_one's_self_up and remember that this was n't really LaGuardia come_back among us again .

(Frank Oppenheimer, "Science and Fear-- A Discussion...)

There is a haunting resemblance between the notion of cause in Copernicus and in Freud .

(Jacob Robbins et al., "The thyroid-stimulating...)

It is not clear whether this system bears any resemblance to the in_vivo iodinating mechanism , and a system generating peroxide has not been identified in thyroid tissue .