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Relaxation

Re`lax`a´tion   Pronunciation: r?`l?ks-?´sh?n;277
n.1.The act or process of relaxing, or the state of being relaxed; as, relaxation of the muscles; relaxation of a law.
2.Remission from attention and effort; indulgence in recreation, diversion, or amusement.
Noun1.Relaxationrelaxation - (physiology) the gradual lengthening of inactive muscle or muscle fibers
2.relaxation - (physics) the exponential return of a system to equilibrium after a disturbance
3.relaxation - a state of refreshing tranquility
Synonyms: easiness
4.relaxation - an occurrence of control or strength weakening; "the relaxation of requirements"; "the loosening of his grip"; "the slackening of the wind"
5.relaxation - freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility); "took his repose by the swimming pool"
Synonyms: repose, rest, ease
6.relaxation - 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
7.relaxation - the act of making less strict
abatement, abridgment, allayment, alleviation, amusement, assuagement, attenuation, attrition, bagginess, blunting, calming, carelessness, contraction, cushioning, dampening, damping, deadening, debilitation, decrease, decrement, decrescence, deduction, deflation, demulsion, depreciation, depression, devitalization, dilution, diminishment, diminution, diversion, divertisement, divertissement, dulcification, dulling, dying, dying off, easiness, easing, easygoingness, effemination, enervation, enfeeblement, entertainment, evisceration, exhaustion, extenuation, fade-out, falling-off, fatigue, fun, hushing, impotence, imprecision, inactivity, inanition, indifference, languishment, laxation, laxity, laxness, leisure, leniency, lessening, letdown, letup, lightening, looseness, loosening, lowering, lulling, mellowing, miniaturization, mirth, mitigation, moderation, modulation, mollification, mollifying, negligence, overindulgence, overpermissiveness, pacification, padding, palliation, passe-temps, pastime, permissiveness, pleasure, quiet, quietening, quieting, recreation, reduction, regalement, relaxedness, relief, remission, remissness, repose, restfulness, ricketiness, sagging, scaling down, shakiness, simplicity, slackening, slackness, sleep, sloppiness, softening, softening-up, softness, solace, soothing, subduement, subtraction, tempering, thinning, tranquilization, tranquillity, unbuttoned ease, unrestraint, weakening, weakness
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