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Comparison

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

comparison

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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By comparison with known GenBank sequence information and with prior DGT assay results, each assay will add to the knowledge of gene expression and become a complete, enduring record that can be repeatedly used for comparison with other samples.