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English definition of “comparative”

comparative

noun [C]     /kəmˈpærətɪv/
A2 the form of an adjective or adverb that is used to show that someone or something has more of a particular quality than someone or something else . For example ' better ' is the comparative of 'good' and ' smaller ' is the comparative of ' small '. → Compare superlativeGrammatical terms
(Definition of comparative noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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