But we can move earlier to comparative effectiveness review—this is public money, after all, and it should be spent rationally.
As a comparative anatomist, MacLean viewed animal behaviors as evolutionary adaptations of the brain.
Eddie Genson will surely be a valuable and astute judge of the comparative merits of available courses for his client.
As a comparative study, it highlights the distinctively brutal features of American slavery.
Furthermore, the primate system permits the best in-depth platform for comparative studies.
Desert wilds were, however, peopled, and the children of the emigrants succeeded to homes of comparative comfort.
But this is not the only advantage of a comparative study of religions.
In the comparative stillness I could now distinctly hear every word that was said on deck.
No comparative tests by independent investigators are available.
There are three degrees of comparison,the positive, the comparative, and the superlative.
mid-15c., from Middle French comparatif, from Latin comparativus "pertaining to comparison," from comparat-, past participle stem of comparare (see comparison). Originally grammatical; general sense is from c.1600; meaning "involving different branches of a subject" is from 1670s. Related: Comparatively.
A form of an adjective indicating a greater degree of the quality that the adjective describes. Better is the comparative form of good; faster is the comparative form of fast; bluer is the comparative form of blue; more charming is the comparative form of charming. (Compare superlative.)