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relative
used in BoneMan's Daughters

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the relative importance
Definition
compared with something else (not an absolute value or not complete)
  • Not only would finding Burt be a relatively simple task, but talking sense into him would be easier than trying to reason with a less educated man.
    Chapter 12 (54% in)

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  • Much more, I would say, judging by your relative lack of concern.
    Chapter 3 (34% in)
  • The pain was there, all around, pressing in on his flesh, but he could tread these brackish waters with relative ease so long as he kept his mind focused and strong.
    Chapter 35 (3% in)

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