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 Dictionary entry overview: What does comparatively mean? 

  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.

 Dictionary entry details 


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In a relative manner; by comparison to something else


comparatively; relatively

Context example:

the situation is relatively calm now


comparative (having significance only in relation to something else)

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