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relative
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A Farewell to Arms
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as in: they are relatives Define
connected in various senses such as:
  • a person related by blood or marriage
  • a plant or animal related by origin or grouping

  • It was American pipetobacco that he wanted, but my relatives had stopped sending it or it was being held up.
  • There was a woman at the desk who wrote down Catherine’s name, age, address, relatives and religion, in a book.

  • There are no more uses of "relative" identified with this meaning in the book.

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  • Police are searching for friends or relatives who might know something about her plans that night.
  • I have relatives in California.

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as in: the relative importance Define
compared with something else (not an absolute value or not complete)
as in: they are relatives Define
connected in various senses such as:
  • a person related by blood or marriage
  • a plant or animal related by origin or grouping

as in: questions relative to the topic Define
related to
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