[kuh m-par-uh-suh n-shop] /kəmˈpær ə sənˌʃɒp/
verb (used without object), comparison-shopped, comparison-shopping.
to compare prices and quality of competing merchandise.
verb (used with object), comparison-shopped, comparison-shopping.
to compare prices and quality of merchandise in (competing stores) to determine the best value.
to compare prices and quality of (competing merchandise).
noun, Mathematics. 1. the theorem that a given infinite series converges if the absolute value of each term of the given series is less than or equal to the corresponding term in a known convergent series.
noun 1. an employee of a retail store hired to visit competing stores in order to gather information regarding styles, quality, prices, etc., of merchandise offered by competitors.
[kuh m-pahr-suh] /kəmˈpɑr sə/ noun 1. a song and folk dance of Cuba.
[kuh m-pahrt] /kəmˈpɑrt/ verb (used with object) 1. to separate or mark out in parts; subdivide. 2. to distribute and give proportional relationships to the parts of (an architectural design).