The definition of relative dating
Yet even here there is to be seen a relative diminution of the higher pay. This proprietor was a man of great opulence, and a relative of Naomi. Do you know, sir, that I am the friend and relative of that sick gentleman?
The protocols and practices of dating, and the terms used to describe it, vary considerably from country to country and over time. I might be said to be without a friend, or relative, in the world. He was another friend, and even a relative, of the "illustrious master." Have you heard him speak of late of any relative of mine or his, called Pecksniff? To her, the relative importance of the farm to Billy was as simple as a problem in addition.Here he had deposited his travelling chest in the house of a relative.There lay your relative on his back behind the curtain, plunged in sweet slumber.