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    #1

    two devices are really better companions than rivals

    That raises questions, of course, over whether the two devices are really better companions than rivals.
    (The Telegraph; Google Nexus 7 review)

    Does it mean 'rather' here?

    Thanks.

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    Re: two devices are really better companions than rivals

    Not really, no. I think they mean that the two devices would be better described as companions than as rivals. It would be better (more appropriate) to describe them as companions than rivals.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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