connexion

[ kuh-nek-shuh n ]
/ kəˈnɛk ʃən /
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noun British.


Nearby words

  1. connelly, marc,
  2. connemara,
  3. connersville,
  4. connery,
  5. connex,
  6. connie,
  7. conning tower,
  8. conniption,
  9. connivance,
  10. connive

Related formscon·nex·ion·al, adjective

connection

[ kuh-nek-shuhn ]
/ kəˈnɛk ʃən /

noun

Also British, con·nex·ion.

Origin of connection

1350–1400; variant spelling of connexion; Middle English conneccioun, connexioun (< Middle French) < Latin connexiōn- (stem of connexiō), equivalent to connex(us) (past participle of connectere to connect) + -iōn- -ion

SYNONYMS FOR connection
Related formscon·nec·tion·al, adjectivemis·con·nec·tion, nounpre·con·nec·tion, nounre·con·nec·tion, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for connexion

connection

connexion

/ (kəˈnɛkʃən) /

noun

Derived Formsconnectional or connexional, adjective

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Medicine definitions for connexion

connection

[ kə-nĕkshən ]

n.

The act of connecting or the state of being connected.
Something that connects.

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