To a moderate degree as compared to something else; relatively: inflation was comparatively low
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- Some of these grounds are comparatively obvious and relatively non-controversial.
- It considered that the threat to public policy was, comparatively speaking, only moderate.
- Although reported crime had risen, it remained comparatively low and was well below the force average.
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