What is ANALOGOUS? Definition of ANALOGOUS in Black's Law Dictionary
Derived from the Greek ana, up, and logos, ratio. Means bearing some resem- blance. Irving v. Kerlow Steel Flooring Co., D.C. N.J., 25 F.Supp. 901, 902.
If elements and purposes of one art are so related and similar to those of another as to make an appeal to one skilled in such art, the two arts are "analogous". Copeman Laboratories Co. v. General Plastics Corp., C.C.A.Ill., 149 F.2d 962, 963.