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English definition of “comparative”


noun [C] (GRAMMAR)   /kəmˈpær·ət̬·ɪv/
grammar the form of an adjective or adverb that shows the thing or action described has more of the quality than some others of the same type: “Faster” is the comparative of “fast.” “Better” is the comparative of “good.”
(Definition of comparative noun (GRAMMAR) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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