In comparison - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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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.
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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with the same period last year.
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with September of the previous year.
Still in comparison
with the first half of 2011, the INS explained the increase in exports in the first half of 2012 (4.
6% fall in Q2 of the year and in comparison
with the same period in 2015, Saidi said.