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comparison

noun alikeness, analogical procedure, analogy, association, balance, comparatio, comparative essimate, contrast, correlation, equation, nearness, parallel, rapprochement, relative estimate, relative estimation, resemblance
Associated concepts: comparison of negligence of opposing parties
See also: analogy, collation, correlate, identification, parity, propinquity, proportion, standard
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Hypothesis 2: Academic comparisons, including comparison motivation, comparison inclination, and comparison style, will have an impact on secondary school students' subjective well-being.
com is the first UK price comparison site whose revenue is based solely on sales.
Statistically significant differences were evident indicating that students in the treatment schools had outperformed their peers in the comparison schools in all three areas of achievement.
SQL Effects Clarity is an advanced database comparison tool focusing on providing software developers, DBAs, quality engineers and other IT professionals the ability to determine in detail the differences between two databases.
Also, the sales comparison approach is most applicable in understanding the fee simple interest of owner-occupied properties whereas, for leased buildings, it tends to be considered a secondary methodology for estimating market value.
With virtual comparison groups, each student is matched up randomly to a student with the same characteristics elsewhere, and together those other students make up a "school" with the same characteristics as the initial group.
In both the study and the comparison groups, four in 10 births were to 18-24-year-olds, nearly half to women aged 25-34, one in 10 to women in their late 30s and a negligible proportion to women 40 or older.
The first part of this study examined two concepts that have been infrequently considered in camp literature--quality of life and social comparisons.
By the 1980s, it was clear that two fundamental approaches to evaluating dispersion in the micron range were being utilized, including AMEDA and the comparison of magnified surfaces to reference photographs.
SQL Server Comparison Tool performs complete analysis on the structure of your SQL Server tables, procedures, functions, views, triggers, and relationships.
The objectives of a CIPM key comparison are described in reference [1].
However, the evidence for the closing of the gap comes from problematic cross-cohort comparisons, not from the tracking of a specific cohort of students from one grade to the next (a"within.

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