Definitions of relaxation:
  • noun:   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
  • noun:   an occurrence of control or strength weakening
    Example: "The relaxation of requirements"
  • noun:   (physics) the exponential return of a system to equilibrium after a disturbance
  • noun:   (physiology) the gradual lengthening of inactive muscle or muscle fibers
  • noun:   a state of refreshing tranquility
  • noun:   the act of making less strict
  • noun:   freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

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