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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 is a great professional and his record stands comparison to anybody's in the Premier League.
He's right to point out his record at Middlesbrough which stands comparison with most.
PADDY CRERAND has studied Sir Alex Ferguson at close quarters for years now and insists Martin O'Neill stands comparison.
Only Kieren Fallon, when the race is won, stands comparison in consistently setting an example for others to follow.
And who can blame Moyes for enjoying a managerial triumph that stands comparison with anything that will be achieved this season?
That will apply to Celtic too but then they have Henrik and his record in front of goal stands comparison with the best of them.
The new single malt stands comparison with rivals from Scotland and Ireland.
De La Hoya to prove why he stands comparison with the greatest of all time.
Croke Park stands comparison with them all in every respect bar reputation.
Elsewhere, a Lennon-like vocal refrain leads into September Baby, a gentle song that belies its lyric content and stands comparison with anything Ryan Adams or David Gray can manage.