- associated; connected.
- allied by nature, origin, kinship, marriage, etc.
- Music. (of tones) belonging to a melodic or harmonic series, so as to be susceptible of close connection.
Origin of related
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Related Words for relatednesscorrespondence, bearing, application, importance, accordance, congruence, aptness, pertinence, matter, substance, applicability, significance, relevancy, relativity, relatedness, materiality, concernment
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Historical Examples of relatedness
My creation is the creation of a fuller understanding of relatedness.Beauty and the Beast
Stewart A. McDowall
We are not strong by our power to penetrate, but by our relatedness.
The trouble is that the kinds of relatedness are so many and the kinds of change are also so many!
This constitutive mode of relatedness is, however, just taken for granted.
There are certain modes of relatedness which belong to the cognitive type.
- connected; associated
- connected by kinship or marriage
- (in diatonic music) denoting or relating to a key that has notes in common with another key or keys
Word Origin and History for relatedness
"connected by blood or marriage," 1702, past participle adjective from relate (v.). Related: Relatedness.