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Definitions of comparison:

part of speech: noun

The act of comparing: comparative estimate: a simile, or figure by which two things are compared: ( gram.) the inflection of an adjective.

part of speech: noun

The act of comparing; a consideration of the relations between persons or things in order to discover wherein they agree and wherein they differ; the inflection of an adjective to express more or less.

part of speech: noun

The act of perceiving likenesses or differences; an illustration or simile; the study of things to discover likenesses and differences; relative resemblance; in grammar, the inflection of adjectives and adverbs which shows a difference in degree.

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