intercompare

verb in·ter·com·pare \ ˌin-tər-kəm-ˈper \

Definition of intercompare

intercompared; intercomparing
: to compare (members of a specified group or their qualities) with one another
  • intercompared the two sets of data

intercomparison

play \ˌin-tər-kəm-ˈper-ə-sən, -ˈpa-rə-\ noun, plural intercomparisons
    • The objectives of the intercomparison experiments are to compare estimates of groundwater flow into a well-defined area of a coastal marine environment by using several techniques…
    • —Bill Burnett et al.

First Known Use of intercompare

1913

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