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Sample Sentences Using
relative -- as in: the relative importance
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as in: the relative importance Define
compared with something else (not an absolute value or not complete)
  • I am comparing the relative benefits of both proposals.
  • How does our cost and profit change relative to sales volume?
  • I feel poor compared to some of my classmates, but I know I am rich relative to most people in the world.
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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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