[ rel-uh-tuh-vis-tik ]
/ ˌrɛl ə təˈvɪs tɪk /
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OTHER WORDS FROM relativisticrel·a·tiv·is·ti·cal·ly, adverbul·tra·rel·a·tiv·is·tic, adjectiveun·rel·a·tiv·is·tic, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for relativistic
In fact, the problem was even more drastic in relativistic quantum mechanics.Quantum Tunnels Show How Particles Can Break the Speed of Light|Natalie Wolchover|October 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The man had used a simplified quantum mechanics without correction for relativistic effects.Security|Poul William Anderson
British Dictionary definitions for relativistic
/ (ˌrɛlətɪˈvɪstɪk) /
physics having or involving a speed close to that of light so that the behaviour is described by the theory of relativity rather than by Newtonian mechanicsa relativistic electron; a relativistic velocity
physics of, concerned with, or involving relativity
of or relating to relativism
Derived forms of relativisticrelativistically, adverb
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