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adjective comparable pronunciation in British English /ˈkɒmp(ə)rəb(ə)l/
  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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