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Adj.1.related to - being connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics ; "painting and the related arts"; "school-related activities"; "related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces"
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Those things are called relative, which, being either said to be of something else or related to something else, are explained by reference to that other thing.
Most of the anecdotes, if not relating to the state service, related to people in the service.
For it should be remembered that the competition will generally be most severe between those forms which are most nearly related to each other in habits, constitution, and structure.
Graham's" remarkable question, addressed to the landlady, had related to legal business, and to the discovery of a trust-worthy person capable of transacting it for her.
Tollmidge, "I never even heard of him, in my husband's lifetime; I never even knew that he was really related to Lord Lydiard, till I found his letters.
Sir John called on them as soon as the next interval of fair weather that morning allowed him to get out of doors; and Marianne's accident being related to him, he was eagerly asked whether he knew any gentleman of the name of Willoughby at Allenham.
This,"--continued the barber,--"is the tale I related to the Caliph, who, when I had finished, burst into fits of laughter.
We have hitherto proceeded on the idea that representation related to persons only, and not at all to property.
what were the misfortunes I had before experienced and which I have already related to you, to the one I am now going to inform you of.
Madame, I am repeating like a parrot all the stories related to me by different Englishmen.
Owen states, proves indisputably that it was intimately related to the Gnawers, the order which, at the present day, includes most of the smallest quadrupeds: in many details it is allied to the Pachydermata: judging from the position of its eyes, ears, and nostrils, it was probably aquatic, like the Dugong and Manatee, to which it is also allied.
The first two were, of course, related to each other, and they were all three full of unwholesome force.