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relative US English

Considered in relation or in proportion to something else

relative US Thesaurus

the relative importance of each factor

relative New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

denoting a word that attaches a subordinate clause to an antecedent

relative to US English

In comparison with

price relative US English

The ratio of the price of something at one time to its price at another

relative clause US English

A clause that is attached to an antecedent by a relative pronoun such as who, which, or that

relative density US English

Another term for specific gravity.

relative humidity US English

The amount of water vapor present in air expressed as a percentage of the amount needed for saturation at the same temperature

first-degree relative US English

A person’s parent, sibling, or child

relative atomic mass US English

Another term for atomic mass.

relative molecular mass US English

The ratio of the average mass of one molecule of an element or compound to one twelfth of the mass of an atom of carbon-12

abundance US English

The quantity or amount of something, e.g., a chemical element or an animal or plant species, present in a particular area, volume, sample, etc.

relative to in relative US English

In comparison with

nonrelative US English

Not considered in relation to something else

blood relation US English

A person related to another by birth rather than by marriage

blood relative in blood relation US English

A person related to another by birth rather than by marriage


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