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[1] In order to keep the colony size down, a predator is introduced [which keeps the colony size by eating bacteria. [2] The idea was interesting [which she put forward]. Yes: relative clauses can be postposed. Your first example is fine, but the second one is somewhat unnatural, probably because of the nature of the material between the antecedent ...


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As one comment says, your first example is fine, but it's not really an example of what you're asking about. If you're wondering if this: In order to keep the colony size down, a predator, which keeps the colony size down by eating bacteria, is introduced. means the same as this: In order to keep the colony size down, a predator is introduced, ...


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