relaxation has definitions from the field of mathematics
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[ noun ] freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

Synonyms

rest repose ease

Examples

"took his repose by the swimming pool"

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[ noun ] an occurrence of control or strength weakening

Examples

"the relaxation of requirements": "the loosening of his grip" "the slackening of the wind"

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[ noun ] a state of refreshing tranquility

Synonyms

easiness

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[ noun ] the exponential return of a system to equilibrium after a disturbance

Related terms

exponential_decay physics

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[ noun ] (mathematics) a method of solving simultaneous equations by guessing a solution and then reducing the errors that result by successive approximations until all the errors are less than some specified amount

Related terms

mathematical_process

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[ noun ] (physiology) the gradual lengthening of inactive muscle or muscle fibers

Related terms

increase physiology

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[ noun ] the act of making less strict
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