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1. Being connected; associated.
2. Connected by kinship, common origin, or marriage.
3. Music Having a close harmonic connection.

re·lat′ed·ly adv.
re·lat′ed·ness n.
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Noun1.relatedness - a particular manner of connectedness; "the relatedness of all living things"
connection, connexion, connectedness - a relation between things or events (as in the case of one causing the other or sharing features with it); "there was a connection between eating that pickle and having that nightmare"
bearing - relevant relation or interconnection; "those issues have no bearing on our situation"
unrelatedness - the lack of any particular manner of connectedness
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Grit was a significant predictor of career preparation behavior and major-career relatedness when academic year and the Big Five personality characteristics were controlled for.
Teachers should structure learning scenarios that equip students with opportunities to strengthen their autonomy, competence, and relatedness.
It is widely accepted that positive perceptions of physical competence, autonomy, and relatedness in school PE lead to higher intrinsic motivation and intentions to be physically active (Hagger, 2014; Ntoumanis, 2005; Vallerand and Lalande, 2011).
Because, as I have argued, an existential phenomenological view of anxiety reflects in a lived or embodied manner the co-entwined Principles of relatedness and uncertainty.
squamosa offers a good model system for not only examining possible ecologic and genetic determinants of alternate life history strategies but also for addressing the theoretical challenges inherent in eusocial systems with varying degrees of genetic relatedness among individuals in a nest with the concomitant conflicts associated with multiple reproductive interests.
Section V addresses grouped designs with related samples and how to partial out systematic relatedness of data as well as account for specific types of relatedness such as repeated measures on the same participants.
In particular, the unique aspects of CrossFit have the potential to reveal that competence, autonomy, and relatedness basic psychological needs predict autonomous motivation and behavior outcomes differently than they do in other group fitness, exercise contexts.
OCB targeted at other individuals (OCBI) will positively relate with relatedness need satisfaction.
There is a significant body of research from multiple theoretical perspectives that supports the notion that both adaptive and maladaptive personality development can be understood through experiences of interpersonal relatedness and self-definition (Blatt, 2008; Luyten & Blatt, 2013).
Relatedness is the human need to care about people, find meaning in the work they do.
Deci and Ryan (1985) developed Self Determination Theory (SDT) to better understand individuals' motivations by looking at three distinct categories; competence, relatedness and autonomy.
The microsatellite genotyping technique was used to reconstruct sibship and estimate pairwise relatedness among individuals of Labeo calbasu collected from four natural and one hatchery stocks.