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COMPARATIVELY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does comparatively mean? 

COMPARATIVELY (adverb)
  The adverb COMPARATIVELY has 1 sense:

1. in a relative manner; by comparison to something else

  Familiarity information: COMPARATIVELY used as an adverb is very rare.


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COMPARATIVELY (adverb)


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Meaning:

In a relative manner; by comparison to something else

Synonyms:

comparatively; relatively

Context example:

the situation is relatively calm now

Pertainym:

comparative (having significance only in relation to something else)


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