As nouns the difference between alnage and anlage
is that alnage
is measurement (of cloth) by the ell while anlage
is (biology) primordium, the initial clustering of embryonic cells from which a body part develops.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Measurement (of cloth) by the ell.
*1896 , , The Clerks
*:Poets and kings are but the clerks of Time,
*:Tiering the same dull webs of discontent,
*:Clipping the same sad alnage of the years.
A duty paid for such measurement.
(biology) primordium, the initial clustering of embryonic cells from which a body part develops
(genetics) allele, a specific version of a gene (as used by (Gregor Mendel))
(psychology) temperament, the predisposition personality type