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adjective     comparable pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    fairly similar to another thing, so that it is reasonable to compare them

    The two of them are in a comparable financial situation.

    comparable to/with:

    The salary is comparable with that of a junior doctor.

  2. 2
    equal to something else in quality or importance

    No comparable studies exist.



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