intercompare

verb
in·​ter·​com·​pare | \ ˌin-tər-kəm-ˈper How to pronounce intercompare (audio) \
intercompared; intercomparing

Definition of intercompare

transitive verb

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

Other Words from intercompare

intercomparison \ ˌin-​tər-​kəm-​ˈper-​ə-​sən How to pronounce intercomparison (audio) , -​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, in the meaning defined above

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“Intercompare.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intercompare. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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