comparing

noun
the act of examining resemblances
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they made a comparison of noise levels

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the fractions selected for comparison must require pupils to consider both numerator and denominator

Syn: ↑comparison
Derivationally related forms: ↑compare, ↑compare (for: ↑comparison)
Hypernyms: ↑examination, ↑scrutiny
Hyponyms: ↑likening, ↑analogy, ↑collation, ↑confrontation, ↑contrast

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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