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 (kôr′ə-lāt′, kŏr′-)
v. cor·re·lat·ed, cor·re·lat·ing, cor·re·lates
To establish or demonstrate as having a correlation: correlated drug abuse and crime.
To be related by a correlation.
adj. (-lĭt, -lāt′)
Related by a correlation, especially having corresponding characteristics.
n. (-lĭt, -lāt′)
Either of two correlate entities; a correlative.

[Back-formation from correlation.]

cor′re·lat′a·ble adj.
cor′re·la′tor n.
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Adj.1.correlated - mutually related
related, 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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Thus it is essential that the correlated terms should be exactly designated; if there is a name existing, the statement will be easy; if not, it is doubtless our duty to construct names.
These modifications will no doubt affect, through the laws of correlation, the structure of the adult; and probably in the case of those insects which live only for a few hours, and which never feed, a large part of their structure is merely the correlated result of successive changes in the structure of their larvae.
"It came about quite naturally through the working of the social law by which the need and the means of supplying it are correlated. Herein lies the whole story.
Fruit size was highly correlated (r = 0.84) with ACY within Vaccinium corymbosum L., but was not correlated to ACY across eight other Vaccinium species, or within 27 blackberry hybrids.
Cooked and sweet aromatic flavors and sweet taste were negatively correlated with age, while animal and cardboard flavors were positively correlated with age.
Synovial fluid volume decrease on MRI correlated with both osteophyte formation and joint space narrowing, whereas loss of cartilage volume did not predict progressive disease, Dr.
Although average participant case difficulty ratings were not significantly correlated with identification of functional hypothesis (rs = -.41, p = ns), difficulty ratings were significantly correlated with treatment selections (rs = -.8, p<.001, 1-tailed) across cases.
Lectures on the physics of highly correlated electron systems; proceedings.
Serum levels tended to be higher in children with older mothers, although the mothers' fish consumption during pregnancy correlated poorly with the children's DDE levels.
Existential issues were significantly correlated with the will to live in a study of 189 end-stage cancer patients.
Statistical analyses revealed that: resilience characteristics were moderately correlated with background factors, highly negatively correlated with adjustment problem areas, and better correlated with adjustment problem areas than were background factors.
We correlated outpatient antibiotic use with prevalence of penicillin-nonsusceptible Streptococcus pneumoniae (PNSP), macrolide-resistant S.