[Adjective] Easy to compare with or similar to something else. Example: The rate of unemployment in Britain is comparable with that in countries such as France and Germany.
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Com'pa·ra·ble adjective [ Latin comparabilis : confer French comparable .] Capable of being compared; worthy of comparison. « There is no blessing of life comparable to the enjoyment of a discreet and virtuous friend. Addison. » -- Com'pa*ra*ble*ness... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/119