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compared to

preposition
variants: or compared with

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as in in comparison (to), in contrast (to)

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“Compared to.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/compared%20to. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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