Alnage vs Anlage - What's the difference?

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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?

alnage

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • 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.
  • (Webster 1913)

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    anlage

    English

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia anlage)
  • (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