a fact or circumstance that disqualifies from lawful marriage persons who are closely related.
noun, Optics. 1. See under index of refraction. index of refraction noun, Optics. 1. a number indicating the speed of light in a given medium as either the ratio of the speed of light in a vacuum to that in the given medium (absolute index of refraction) or the ratio of the speed of light […]
- Relative leukocytosis
relative leukocytosis n. An increased proportion of one or more types of white blood cells in the blood without an actual increase in the total number of white blood cells.
- Relative location
noun a point or place in relation to another point or place
adverb 1. in a relative manner: a relatively small difference. 2. Archaic. with reference (usually followed by to). in proportion (usually followed by to). adverb 1. in comparison or relation to something else; not absolutely