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comparison

com·par·i·son

comparison

 
 
pronunciation:
km pae rih sn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the process or result of comparing or of being compared.
This detailed comparison of the two systems helped me understand the differences.
similar words:
analogy, contrast
definition 2: a basis for comparing or revealing a likeness.
There is no comparison between them.
similar words:
analogy, likeness, match, parallel, resemblance, similarity
Word Parts
The word comparison contains the following part:
par1 Latin root that means equal