in a relative manner:
a relatively small difference.
with reference (usually followed by to).
in proportion (usually followed by to).
in comparison or relation to something else; not absolutely
- Relatively prime
mathematics Having no common divisors (greater than 1). Two numbers are said to be relativey prime if there is no number greater than unity that divides both of them evenly. For example, 10 and 33 are relativly prime. 15 and 33 are not relatively prime, since 3 is a divisor of both. (1997-03-11)
plural noun, Mathematics. 1. two numbers whose greatest common divisor is 1.
noun, Music. 1. the major key whose tonic is the third degree of a given minor key.
- Relative majority
noun 1. (Brit) the excess of votes or seats won by the winner of an election over the runner-up when no candidate or party has more than 50 per cent Compare absolute majority