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relatively meaning

EN[ˈɹɛlətɪvli]

    Definition of relatively in English Dictionary

  • AdverbPREré-SUF-ly
    1. Proportionally, in relation to some larger scale thing.
      1. He measured his success relatively, that is, competitively.
    2. Somewhat.
      1. He was relatively successful.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Note: one- and three-minute silences are relatively uncommon
      • For example, Chironex fleckeri has a relatively large body and a higher ratio of mastigophores (the longest of the penetrant cnidae) correlating to the large organisms which they prey upon [ 41 ].
      • Some alternatives, notably constraint-preconditioned or projected Krylov methods, are relatively efficient, but they can suffer from numerical instability and even nonconvergence.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Degree adverbs
        • Uncomparable adverbs
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ly
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        Meaning of relatively for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "relatively" is an adverb, more specifically, a degree adverb and an uncomparable adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
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