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comparison

the basis of analytical epidemiology, the statistical comparison between groups.

comparison groups
the groups between which a statistical comparison is to be made.
comparison population
the population in which a comparison between groups is to be conducted. All of the groups to be used comprise the population.
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She said the Community administration generally bore comparison with other institutions in the case of complaints and stressed the importance of the new Code of Conduct.
The composed fluency of former the Bear's 54 bore comparison with that of the 54 lodged by Harry Daft for Nottinghamshire on May 4, 1894, during Warwickshire's inaugural first-class match, here at Trent Bridge.
As Ferguson pointed out, the Serbian's defensive masterclass bore comparison with any rival.