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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Comparable \Com"pa*ra*ble\, a. [L. comparabilis: cf. F.
Capable of being compared; worthy of comparison.
There is no blessing of life comparable to the
enjoyment of a discreet and virtuous friend. --Addison.
-- Com"pa*ra*ble*ness, n. -- Com"pa*ra*bly, adv.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: able to be compared or worthy of comparison [ant:
2: conforming in every respect; "boxes with corresponding
dimensions"; "the like period of the preceding year" [syn:
comparable, corresponding, like]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
54 Moby Thesaurus words for "comparable":
affinitive, agnate, akin, alike, analogical, analogous,
appertaining, approximate, approximating, approximative,
associative, close, collatable, commensurable, commensurate,
comparative, congenial, connective, consonant, correlative,
correspondent, corresponding, duplicate, en rapport, equivalent,
homologous, like, linking, matchable, matching, much at one, near,
of a kind, of a piece, of a size, parallel, paralleling,
pertaining, pertinent, proportionable, proportional, proportionate,
proximate, referable, referring, relatable, relating, relational,
relative, similar, sympathetic, twin, undifferenced, uniform
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