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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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He might have stood comparison with true greats like Ali and Marciano -if he'd had his Frazier and Foreman or his Cockell and Ezzard Charles to push him.
And he said that in the end the public would judge the Government on domestic issues like the economy and public services, where its record stood comparison with any past government.
The world-famous conductor Arturo Toscanini was in no doubt, describing Lanza as having "the greatest voice of the Twentieth Century" and, because of his lead role in the film The Great Caruso, he stood comparison with Enrico Caruso himself without being disadvantaged.