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  1. re·la·tion
    IPA[rəˈlāSH(ə)n]
  2. noun

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: relation, plural noun: relations

    • noun

      the way in which two or more people or things are connected; a thing's effect on or relevance to another:

      the way in which two or more people or groups feel about and behave towards each other:

    • a person or thing that is considered inferior or subordinate to others of the same type or group
    • noun

      a relation between elements of a set that is reflexive, symmetric, and transitive. It thus defines exclusive classes whose members bear the relation to each other and not to those in other classes (e.g., “having the same value of a measured property”).
    • noun

      a person related to another by birth rather than by marriage.
    • noun

      a person who is related to another by birth rather than by marriage.
    • a person or thing that is considered inferior or subordinate to others of the same type or group
    • noun

      a relation between elements of a set which is reflexive, symmetric, and transitive and which defines exclusive classes whose members bear the relation to each other and not to those in other classes.
    • in the context of; in connection with
    • in the context of; in connection with
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