II. PRECURSORY CONDITIONS AND OPERATIONS
[Verbs] compare to, compare with; collate, confront; place side by side (near) [more]; set against one another, pit against one another; contrast, balance.
identify, draw a parallel, parallel.
compare notes; institute a comparison; parva componere magnis [Lat].
[Adjectives] comparative; metaphorical [more].
compared with; comparable; judged by comparison.
[Adverbs] relatively (relation) [more]; as compared with