identically identically

Definition(s):

  • (adv) with complete identity; in an identical manner

Usage(s):

  1. Male pilgrims are dressed identically in an ihram, two pieces of unstitched, seamless white cloth, one wrapped around the waist, the other across the chest and right shoulder.
  2. Each study participant was given an identically labeled bleach bottle, but only half of the bottles actually contained bleach.
  3. Regardless of title, women clergy earned on average 9% less than identically trained men in the same positions.

News

  1. Synchronized soldiering

    A mesmerizing look at some fantastically and identically dressed military folks in action
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News

  2. Food Companies Tricking Customers by Making Processed Products Look More Natural and Wholesome

    Be afraid. Most people know that a McMuffin's perfectly rounded egg has little relation to anything found in nature. Same goes for Kraft's identically shaped oval turkey slices — and the square burger patties at Wendy's. This is why companies are now intentionally making their products look less perfect and more rustic and wholesome: Kraft hired researchers to study the way people cut their meat ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  3. In The Kings of Summer, Life Is a Sitcom

    It's to the great detriment of The Kings of Summer that it follows the identically premised Mud by just weeks. Both films tell bittersweet coming-of-age stories about teenage friends who learn how to become men in a soon-to-be-corrupted Eden, and both are questionably embellished by...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Broward-Palm Beach New Times

Quotes

  1. "A priori, there is no firm reason to anticipate that the intellectual capacities of peoples geographically separated in their evolution should prove to have evolved identically," Watson writes. "Our wanting to reserve equal powers of reason...
    on Sep 26, 2007 By: James Watson Source: The Chronicle Journal

  2. "Whatever we witness today in the international political arena has been identically manifested in the 19th tournament of the World Cup," Mottaki was quoted as saying by Iran's official news agency IRNA.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Manouchehr Mottaki Source: Daily News & Analysis

  3. "The conceit that corporations must be treated identically to natural persons in the politicalsphere is not only inaccurate but also inadequate to justify the Court's disposition of this case," Stevens wrote. "The Court's ruling threatens to...
    on Jan 21, 2010 By: John Paul Stevens Source: National Journal (blog)

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