relative reference


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relative reference

An address or pointer that changes when the target item is moved or the relationship to it has changed. For example, in a spreadsheet, a cell with a relative reference changes its formula when copied elsewhere. Contrast with absolute reference.
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The way to make GetPivotData incredibly useful is to edit the default formula and make it a relative reference formula.
After the triangulation, we get the position of the robot, in the relative reference mark to the activated cell.
It is being considered that the references associated to technological systems are of type of: physical or geometrical reference; absolute or relative reference.

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