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in comparison

When judged against something else. Typically used in the phrase "pales in comparison." The film was enjoyable, but it pales in comparison to the 1975 original. Her writing is so strong that I feel like mine just pales in comparison.
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by/in comparison (with somebody/something)

when compared with somebody/something: The second half of the game was dull by comparison with the first.The tallest buildings in London are small in comparison with New York’s skyscrapers.
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Moradabadi, "Effects of three medicinal plants extracts in experimental diabetes: antioxidant enzymes activities and plasma lipids profiles in comparison with metformin," Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, vol.
This was in comparison with net income of USD12.5m, or a 17% increase over USD0.24 per diluted share, in Q1 of fiscal 2016.
In the resting phase, the insulin infusion (INS) significantly increased serum insulin levels in comparison to CON (P < 0.0001), peaking after 60 minutes of infusion (Figure 1(a)) and then fell as the insulin infusion rate was lowered in response to the lowering of blood glucose.
Prices of clothing and footwear group grew by 9.3% in comparison with September of the previous year.
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(TAP)- The volume of Tunisia's exports and imports dropped 3.4% and 5.1%, respectively, in Q1 of 2019 in comparison with the same period last year, said the National Institute of Statistics (French: INS).
Speaking at a press conference, he added that the growth rate rose 0.2% in Q2 of 2016 in comparison with Q1 while forecasts suggest that the growth rate for the whole year would be 1.8%.
) -The inflation rate climbed to 6.3% in November in comparison with 5.8% in October, the National Institute of Statistics (French: INS) said.
The drop in inflation is also due to the rise in prices of the group "food and beverages" by 3.9% in comparison with the month of July 2014.