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comp.

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  • The Competition (for Bursaries), or the ‘comp.,’ is the examination for entrance scholarships.

    The Scarlet Gown R. F. Murray
  • I wrote the yarn up in my junior year for an English comp., and tacked on the ghost feature as a sort of added climax.

    The Turner Twins Ralph Henry Barbour
  • I prepared mighty well on that comp.; talked with half a dozen persons who knew the story.

    The Turner Twins Ralph Henry Barbour
Related Abbreviations for comp.

comp.

1.
comparative
2.
compensation
3.
compiled
4.
complete
5.
composer
6.
compound
7.
comprehensive
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
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