- the plural of relatum
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Examples from the Web for relata
In speaking about Quality, Aristotle has cited many illustrations from Relata.
Habits and dispositions, described by their generic names, are Relata; in their specific varieties they are Qualities.
In regard to Relata, the inference holds from the correlate of the subject to the correlate of the predicate.
These other entities are known merely as the relata in relation to the entities of the discerned field.
But we are not aware of them except as entities fulfilling the functions of relata in these relations.