[ noun ] an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
Used in print(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)
This prohibition on love has an especially poignant relation to art ; it is particularly the artist ( Tonio_Kro^ger , Aschenbach , Leverku^hn ) who suffers from it .(Raymond C. Binder et al., editors, Proceedings...)
The mean temperature of the surface was then computed according to the following relation : **f where x is the fraction of the plug area covered by the hot spot .
Assuming thermal equilibrium between the anode surface and the transpiring argon , the gas enthalpy rise through the anode was calculated according_to the relation **f whereby the specific_heat of argon was taken as **f .(Harry H. Hull, "The Normal Forces and Their Ther...)
The relation between osmotic_pressure and the Gibbs function may also be developed in an analogous way .(James A. Ibers et al., "Proton magnetic resonance...)
The experimental second_moment **f conforms_to the relation **f in_agreement with theory .
abstraction part change relationship control connection comparison position foundation interrelation ownership opposition affinity kinship social_relation magnitude_relation business_relation mathematical_relation temporal_relation reciprocality logical_relation unconnectedness function causality association linguistic_relation relate
[ noun ] (biology,sexuality) the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur
Used in print(Philip Reaves, "Who Rules the Marriage Bed?"...)
This woman repeatedly complained she was `` too tired '' for marital relations .
Finally , he was cooking , washing dishes , bathing the children , and even ironing - and still his wife refused to have relations as often as he desired them .
[ noun ] a person related by blood or marriage
"police are searching for relatives of the deceased" "he has distant relations back in New Jersey"