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relativize
American English: /ˈrɛlədəˌvaɪz/
British English: /ˈrɛlətɪvʌɪz/

Translation of relativize in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • hacer relativo
    Example sentences
    • For example, moral subjectivism is that species of moral relativism that relativizes moral value to the individual subject.
    • I arrive at the conclusion that it is a symptom of a more general phenomenon whereby contextual parameters can be relativized to bearers of propositional attitudes.
    • It is not the same, since truth for Hellenistic philosophers is relativized to times.

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