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comparison/kəmˈperəsən/noun
pluralcomparisons
comparison
/kəmˈperəsən/
noun
pluralcomparisons
Learner's definition of COMPARISON  
: the act of looking at things to see how they are similar or different
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[noncount]
: the act of suggesting that two or more things are similar or in the same category
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[noncount]

by/in comparison

: when compared with another: when looked at or thought about in relation to someone or something else— often + with

draw a comparison

ordraw comparisons
: to say that two or more things or people are similar

make a comparison

ormake comparisons
: to say that two or more things or people are similar
: to look at similarities and differences between two or more things or people

no comparison

— used to suggest that two or more things are very different
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