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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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Here, Ptaszczewska stresses a fundamental aspect of comparative studies, that of translation.
There is a strong precedent for comparative studies with aquatic organisms.
This survey conducted with foreign investors in Atlantic Canada has confirmed what successive, comparative studies have shown - that Atlantic Canada is the right place to do business for companies looking to improve their cost structure, while maintaining quality of products and services," stated The Honourable Joseph McGuire, Minister of ACOA.
It is not surprising that truly comparative studies always prove to be the most difficult: those in this volume achieve only mixed results.
Although symposia and conferences devoted to a single literary text are a staple in Anglo-American and comparative studies, the practice has until recently been under-explored and little-used in Hispanic studies.
Comparative studies on efficiency and tolerability of Alvesco(R)
Nevertheless, sufficient support is marshaled from comparative studies to lend credence to the author's claims.
Moynihan supported this pronouncement by referring to only two books on slavery, both comparative studies by U.
We need comparative studies of women's experiences in different locales, and we particularly need works on the antebellum era that will clarify the differential impact of living in a slave-labor as opposed to a free-labor based society.
The results obtained from previous validation and comparative studies bring Acrongenomics one step closer to finalizing its Nano-JETA(TM) technology platform by introducing its first Real Time PCR prototype kits.

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