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Comp

(COMPare) An external DOS/Windows command that compares two files of the same size for identical content and reports up to 10 mismatches. The default command displays the mismatched characters and their location in hexadecimal. Adding the /l (line) and /a (ASCII) parameters as in the example below shows the line number of the location and the characters in ASCII text. An alternate compare command is FC (see Fc). See file compare.
comp red.txt green.txt /l /a

COMP

1. On drawings, abbr. for “compensate.”
2. On drawings, abbr. for “component.”
3. On drawings, abbr. for “composition.”
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He scored 35 points to finish one behind John Walker in division one of a Sunday comp with Mike Roe (34) third and then 27 points to finish one behind Morris Jones in a midweek comp with Roy Williams third on a countback.
A year later, comp numbers compare a store open a full 30 or 31 selling days with one open three or four days.