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Short for "comparison ticket," a memorandum between two brokers that confirms the details of a transaction to be carried out.


A confirmation from one broker to another with respect to the details of a security trade. Also called broker comparison, comp.
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and can also account for time-varying differences in patient severity across the treatment and comparison groups.
Overall, CRF patients had a significantly lower IgG GMC compared to all healthy comparison groups (Table 2).
The comparison group faculty also felt productive in their teaching, were pleased with the quality of the educational product they were delivering, and were satisfied with their work lives.
We found, in the first analysis, a trend towards more men in the central RTA group completing educational degrees beyond the GED while incarcerated than those in the peripheral or comparison groups.
During Stage 1 follow-up (that is, the year after the young people entered their foster placements and the comparison group was released from custody), the IF group was significantly less likely to be reconvicted.
In order to determine the differences in walking performances and the associated attentional demands between the comparison group and the exercise group, three different conditions: single-primary task (walking alone), single-secondary task (hand button pressing alone), and dual-task (walking plus hand button pressing tasks) were tested for each participant.
Family therapy sessions were typically provided in office-based settings by MSW-level therapists who received monthly training and supervision concerning solution-focused methods; all comparison group participants received therapy sessions in office-based settings.
No statistically significant differences in PBPMs were found between the intervention and comparison groups at the rime of randomization.
There was also substantial evidence that phonemic awareness skills improved more for students in the treatment group than in the comparison group.
In the comparison group, there were 137 menstrual cycles with 102 ovulations (74.
Because of the lack of random assignment, the non-equivalence of treatment and comparison groups, and the fact that data for the comparison group was incomplete due to inability to gain parental permission for testing the majority of the comparison group, generalizations of the study results cannot be made to other groups.
Some similarities and some differences were found between the research and comparison groups.

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