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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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It would be especially interesting to compare Burke's style carefully with Gibbon's and Johnson's.
Compare or contrast his feeling for Nature and his treatment of Nature in his poetry with that of Wordsworth, Coleridge, Scott, or Byron.
Compare with Carlyle in temperament, ideas, and usefulness.
Students might compare and contrast the poetry of these three men, either on the basis of points suggested in the text or otherwise.
Questions for consideration are suggested above, such as: his power in exposition and narration; how his history compares with later ones; his style.
In Compare problems, the difference is expressed as "more than" ("Pedro has 3 pesetas more than Juan") or "less than" ("Juan has 3 pesetas less than Pedro").
Benchmark tests and beta trials from customers show that SQL Compare 3 is as much as 100 times faster than its predecessor.
After collecting data on these variables, someone can use benchmarking to compare these numbers, this operation, or this machine to top industry performers.
Buscando la hipoteca mas favorable: Compare, Verifique, Negocie (Looking for the Best Mortgage: Shop, Compare, Negotiate) is available at www.