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relative
Part of Speech: Noun
Results: 7
1. Having relation or reference; referring; respecting; standing in connection; pertaining; as, arguments not relative to the subject.
3. Indicating or expressing relation; refering to an antecedent; as, a relative pronoun.
Part of Speech: noun
1. One who, or that which, relates to, or is considered in its relation to, something else; a relative object or term; one of two object or term; one of two objects directly connected by any relation.
2. A person connected by blood or affinity; strictly, one allied by blood; a relation; a kinsman or kinswoman.
3. A relative pronoun; a word which relates to, or represents, another word or phrase, called its antecedent; as, the relatives who, which, that.
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