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adjective relative pronunciation in American English /ˈrelətɪv/
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  1. having a particular quality when compared with something else
    There was relative calm after the violence of the previous night.
    a period of relative economic stability
    1. a.
      considered in comparison with other similar things
      The parents were discussing the relative merits of the local schools.
      it’s (all) relative (=it depends what you compare it with): I think we work very hard, but it’s all relative.

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