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There was relative calm after the violence of the previous night.
a period of relative economic stability
The parents were discussing the relative merits of the local schools.
I think we work very hard, but it's all relative.
How did the control group students do relative to the whole class?
Questions have been raised relative to your testimony.
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the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
one of the pair of bones that go across the top of your chest from your shoulder to the bottom of...
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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Definition of relative from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.