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related, past tense; related, past participle; relates, 3rd person singular present; relating, present participle;
  1. Give an account of (a sequence of events); narrate
    • - various versions of the chilling story have been related by the locals
  2. Be connected by blood or marriage
    • - he was related to my mother
    • - people who are related
  3. Be causally connected
    • - high unemployment is related to high crime rates
  4. Discuss something in such a way as to indicate its connections with (something else)
    • - the study examines social change within the city and relates it to wider developments in the country as a whole
  5. Have reference to; concern
    • - the new legislation related to corporate activities
  6. Feel sympathy with; identify with
    • - kids related to him because he was so anti-establishment

  1. associate: make a logical or causal connection; "I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind"; "colligate these facts"; "I cannot relate these events at all"
  2. refer: be relevant to; "There were lots of questions referring to her talk"; "My remark pertained to your earlier comments"
  3. give an account of; "The witness related the events"
  4. be in a relationship with; "How are these two observations related?"
  5. have or establish a relationship to; "She relates well to her peers"
  6. (related) being connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics ; "painting and the related arts"; "school-related activities"; "related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces"
  7. Relate is a charity providing relationship support throughout the United Kingdom. Services include counselling for couples, families, young people and individuals, sex therapy, mediation and training courses.
  8. Related was an American comedy-drama series that aired on The WB network during the 2005-2006 television season. It revolved around the lives of four close-knit sisters - of Italian descent, raised in Brooklyn - living in New York City.
  9. (Relation (database)) In relational model: In some context, relation means relation variable. In another context, relation means relation value.
  10. (Relation (group theory)) In mathematics, one method of defining a group is by a presentation. One specifies a set S of generators so that every element of the group can be written as a product of some of these generators, and a set R of relations among those generators. ...
  11. (Relation (journal)) Johann Carolus (1575−1634) was the publisher of the first newspaper, called Relation aller Fürnemmen und gedenckwürdigen Historien (Collection of all distinguished and commemorable news). ...
  12. (Relation (metaphysics)) In metaphysics (in particular, ontology), the different kinds or ways of being are called categories of being or simply categories. To investigate the categories of being is to determine the most fundamental and the broadest classes of entities. ...
  13. To tell in a descriptive way; To give an association; To make a connection from sth to sth (e.g. to relate this to that); To have a connection; To interact; To respond through reaction; To identify with, understand
  14. (relation) The manner in which two things may be associated; A member of one's family; The act of relating a story; A set of ordered tuples; Specifically, a set of ordered pairs; A set of ordered tuples retrievable by a relational database; a table; A statement of equality of two products of ...
  15. (related) Chaoite • Activated carbon • Carbon black • Charcoal • Carbon fiber • Aggregated diamond nanorod
  16. Links from related pages or related websites may count more than links from unrelated sites.
  17. (RELATED) (Required, if USAGE is REMOTE. Optional when installing a RESGROUP with the assignment parameter. See Installing a RESGROUP when ASSIGNMENT is specified. ...
  18. (RELATED) Select one from a Pull Down menu. Data entry is required if "Related" was selected in the RELATION TO VICTIM field.  Items listed are reproduced directly from Census 2000. The census "Parent-in-law" designation was expanded to read Father-in-law/mother-in-law. ...
  19. (Related (lesser relationship)) Where the clicked search results between two queries overlap, but not quite to the same level as the two relationships above – synonyms and lesser but included.
  20. (Related) A new taxing district?
  21. (Related) Advice to new legislators: Tell the truth, listen
  22. (Related) Affirmative action · All-women shortlists · Employment equity (Canada) · Forced busing · Racial quota · Reparation · Reservation (India)
  23. (Related) An event is "related" if in the opinion of the investigator it is likely to have resulted from participation in the research study."
  24. (Related) An event that is more than likely associated or caused by the research procedures.
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