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Comparation vs. Comparison

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Comparationnoun

(obsolete) A making ready; provision.

Comparisonnoun

The act of comparing or the state or process of being compared.

‘to bring a thing into comparison with another;’; ‘there is no comparison between them’;

Comparationnoun

(nonstandard) Comparison.

Comparisonnoun

An evaluation of the similarities and differences of one or more things relative to some other or each-other.

‘He made a careful comparison of the available products before buying anything.’;

Comparationnoun

A making ready; provision.

Comparisonnoun

With a negation, the state of being similar or alike.

‘There really is no comparison between the performance of today's computers and those of a decade ago.’;

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Comparisonnoun

(grammar) The ability of adjectives and adverbs to form three degrees, as in hot, hotter, hottest.

Comparisonnoun

That to which, or with which, a thing is compared, as being equal or like; illustration; similitude.

Comparisonnoun

(rhetoric) A simile.

Comparisonnoun

(phrenology) The faculty of the reflective group which is supposed to perceive resemblances and contrasts.

Comparisonnoun

The act of comparing; an examination of two or more objects with the view of discovering the resemblances or differences; relative estimate.

‘As sharp legal practitioners, no class of human beings can bear comparison with them.’; ‘The miracles of our Lord and those of the Old Testament afford many interesting points of comparison.’;

Comparisonnoun

The state of being compared; a relative estimate; also, a state, quality, or relation, admitting of being compared; as, to bring a thing into comparison with another; there is no comparison between them.

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Comparisonnoun

That to which, or with which, a thing is compared, as being equal or like; illustration; similitude.

‘Whereto shall we liken the kingdom of God? Or with what comparison shall we compare it?’;

Comparisonnoun

The modification, by inflection or otherwise, which the adjective and adverb undergo to denote degrees of quality or quantity; as, little, less, least, are examples of comparison.

Comparisonnoun

A figure by which one person or thing is compared to another, or the two are considered with regard to some property or quality, which is common to them both; e.g., the lake sparkled like a jewel.

Comparisonnoun

The faculty of the reflective group which is supposed to perceive resemblances and contrasts.

Comparisonverb

To compare.

Comparisonnoun

examining resemblances or differences

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Comparisonnoun

relation based on similarities and differences

Comparisonnoun

qualities that are comparable;

‘no comparison between the two books’; ‘beyond compare’;

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