Definition of 'in relation to'
Example sentences containing 'in relation to'
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They are asked whether four can be used in relation to the table. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Thinking in terms of control over our bodies extends how we can regard fertility in relation to social transformation. The Past is Before Us - feminism in action since the 1960s (1989)Big brains in relation to body size can confer advantages, such as being able to outwit predators and adapt to new situations. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The desirability of such concentrations can be in relation to relative labour surpluses, natural resources, or access to transportation infrastructure. Urbanization in Post-Apartheid South Africa (1990)I think that, in relation to something like defence, that would not be right. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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