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relation

noun

1 relation

An abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together.

Roget 9: relation, bearing, reference, connection, concern, cognation; correlation etc. 12; analogy; similarity etc. 17; affinity, ... show more

Roget 594: description, account, statement, report; expose etc. (disclosure) 529; specification, particulars; state of facts, summary of facts; brief ... show more

Dutch: betrekking, connectie, contact, relatie, verhouding
Polish: powiązanie, zależność



2 relation

Sexual activity between individuals, especially the insertion of a man's penis into a woman's vagina until orgasm and ejaculation occur.

synonyms: carnal knowledge, coition, coitus, copulation, intercourse, sex act, sexual congress, sexual intercourse, sexual relation.

Dutch: sexuele betrekkingen, geslachtsdaad, gemeenschap, copulatie, cohabitatie, coïtus, geslachtsgemeenschap, paring
Polish: stosunek, kopulacja, zbliżenie, współżycie, akt, akt płciowy, zespolenie, miłość, seks, bara bara

3 relation

A person related by blood or marriage:
— He has distant relations back in New Jersey.

synonym: relative.

Roget 11: consanguinity, relationship, kindred, blood; parentage etc. (paternity) 166; filiation, affiliation; lineage, agnation, connection, alliance; ... show more

Dutch: bloedverwant, familielid, maag, naverwant, verwant
Polish: członek rodziny

4 relation

An act of narration:
— He was the hero according to his own relation.

synonyms: recounting, telling.

5 relation

law The principle that an act done at a later time is deemed by law to have occurred at an earlier time:
— His attorney argued for the relation back of the amended complaint to the time the initial complaint was filed.

synonym: relation back.

6 relation

usually plural Mutual dealings or connections among persons or groups.

Polish: układzik


Moby thesaurus: about, absorption, affective meaning, affiliation, agnation, allegory, alliance, analogy, ancestry, anent, apropos, association, associations, balancing, bearing, blood, blood relationship, blood relative, brotherhood, brothership ... show more.

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