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one that is very similar to another in rank or position

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Dolcoath, old mother-mine, Still prominent appears, The glory of the fabled West, The Queen of her compeers.
If you are going to learn how to participate in social justice, it would be antithetical to be less than tolerate and supportive of your compeers.
What appears, in an English gentleman (or in Parnell), as an admirable self-restraint is a deficiency in the metrocolonial subject Unlike Farrington, whose hypermasculine an d aggressive manner is celebrated among his compeers, Bloom behaves like a gentleman among a similar group and is roundly castigated.
Father Seckinger, like so many of his compeers, had vowed to die in the land he had evangelized, and indeed he lies buried in Anhui Province, at a different location.
Who'd have thought Nathan Zuckerman and his compeers would still be dying in so many interesting works, and not just dying but emerging from each death refreshed and more classic of mien?
On top of all this, a dedicated and well-qualified faculty makes the varsity stand out among its compeers.
17) Instead, Quince and his Shakespearean compeers (re)vivify the dead wood of the playhouse by invoking a complex metaphor.
280) Further, measuring unusualness by the availability of a punishment, instead of by its use, fails to account for whether a particular defendant is receiving a harsher punishment than his compeers.
The FSS justified this reward program in terms that assumed an intrinsic acquisitional nature of students; according to the Manual of the Lancasterian System, "to some boys, the pleasure of excelling their compeers.
As is well-known, for Poe plagiarism was both an obsessive theme and a knife that cut both ways: as a critic he regularly charged others with literary theft, only to be accused by his compeers of committing the same sin in his own writings.
The main character's initial plan is to overthrow the regime in order to establish communism in the country and one of his compeers is the Russian Dimoff (Eliezer Kamenesky), hence suggesting a Soviet connection.
In chapters that examine exhaustively every feature of the poem's design (including the function of the prose marginalia); that suggest Fletcher's borrowings from other allegorists (Spenser, Du Bartas, John Davies of Hereford); that identify Fletcher's relationship to influential philosophical and scientific discourses (Aristotelian, Neoplatonic, Galenic, Paracelsian, Vesalian); and that situate Fletcher with respect to the emerging science of Harvey and his compeers, Mitchell offers, finally, a revisionist defense of The Purple Island as a brilliantly executed, uniquely inventive, allegorically coherent accomplishment.
We must give Madhva the benefit of the doubt," Sharma concluded, "and not indulge in unseemly charges against a stalwart in Indian thought who, whatever his differences with his compeers like Sankara and Ramanuja, was, in every respect, as great, sincere and trustworthy as any of them" (2nd ed.
The late Frederick Rathbone, probably the first Wedgwood expert of his time, wrote in 1907: 'No man did more for the ceramic industry, of the world than Josiah Wedgwood, the great English potter--one who never travelled beyond the limits of Great Britain and yet produced his refined and beautiful works by the help of artists like Flaxman and his compeers.
multi-ringed performance deploys, like the work of his compeers, not