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1    the state or quality of resembling; likeness or similarity in nature, appearance, etc.  
2    the degree or extent to which or the respect in which a likeness exists  
3    something resembling something else; semblance; likeness  
  resemblant      adj  
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affinity, analogy, closeness, comparability, comparison, conformity, correspondence, counterpart, facsimile, image, kinship, likeness, parallel, parity, sameness, semblance, similarity, similitude  
   difference, disparity, dissimilarity, heterogeneity, unlikeness, variation  

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vintage light on police car, i.e. a single dome with rotating lights inside. Thus nicknamed because of it's resemblance with bubblegum machines.
[US];[Coll.] Syn. bubble gum machine, gumball machine.
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