Relative

Relative or Relatives may refer to:

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Sharavathi - Climate - Humidity
... During the morning, the relative humidity exceeds 75% for most times of the year ... During the months of monsoon, the relative humidity during the afternoons is approximately 60% ... During the driest months (January to March), the relative humidity in the afternoon is less than 35% ...
Relative - Popular Culture - Music
... Friends Relatives, 1999 compilation album Dead Relatives, 2000 music album by Canadian Emm Gryner Relative Ways, 2001 music album by...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead ...
Relative Wind
... In aeronautics, the relative wind is the direction of movement of the atmosphere relative to an aircraft or an airfoil ... It is opposite to the direction of movement of the aircraft or airfoil relative to the atmosphere ... This vector is the relative wind or the free stream velocity vector ...
Relative Bearing Indicator
... A Relative bearing indicator shows the bearing of some source relative to a vehicle carrying a detector ...
Relative Wind in Freefall
... Relative wind is also used to describe the airflow relative to an object in freefall through an atmosphere, such as that of a person's body during the freefall portion of a skydive or BASE jump ... In a normal skydive the vertical descent of the skydiver creates an upward relative wind ... The relative wind strength increases with increased descent rate ...

Famous quotes containing the word relative:

    Excellence or virtue is a settled disposition of the mind that determines our choice of actions and emotions and consists essentially in observing the mean relative to us ... a mean between two vices, that which depends on excess and that which depends on defect.
    Aristotle (384–323 B.C.)

    She went in there to muse on being rid
    Of relative beneath the coffin lid.
    No one was by. She stuck her tongue out; slid.
    Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917)

    It is an interesting question how far men would retain their relative rank if they were divested of their clothes.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)