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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person connected with another by blood or marriage. Also: Having meaning only when grouped with something else.

Usage examples (37)
  • Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger.
  • A relative stranger
  • T.e philosopher P.T. Geach first broached the subject of relative identity and introduced the phrase ˜relative identity™.
  • ● The term relative compilation to relative productivity metrics C. Kaewkasi 54 for more
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