The act of relating or telling; also, that which is related; recital; account; narration; narrative; as, the relation of historical events.
The state of being related or of referring; what is apprehended as appertaining to a being or quality, by considering it in its bearing upon something else; relative quality or condition; the being such and such with regard or respect to some other thing; connection; as, the relation of experience to knowledge; the relation of master to servant.
Reference; respect; regard.
Connection by consanguinity or affinity; kinship; relationship; as, the relation of parents and children.
A person connected by cosanguinity or affinity; a relative; a kinsman or kinswoman.
The carrying back, and giving effect or operation to, an act or proceeding frrom some previous date or time, by a sort of fiction, as if it had happened or begun at that time. In such case the act is said to take effect by relation.
The act of a relator at whose instance a suit is begun.
But the first differentiation of its reflection in the manifested World is purely Spiritual, and the Beings generated in it are not endowed with a consciousness that has any relation to the one we conceive of. Helena Blavatsky
A blog is neither a diary nor a journal. Many people think of blogging in relation to those two things, confessional or practical. It is neither but includes elements of both. Lemn Sissay
The art of pictorial creation is so complicated - it is so astronomical in its possibilities of relation and combination that it would take an act of super-human concentration to explain the final realization. Hans Hofmann
Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age. Ernest Hemingway
Shadow is a colour as light is, but less brilliant; light and shadow are only the relation of two tones. Paul Cezanne
relation in Afrikaans is verband, opsig
relation in Danish is forhold
relation in Dutch is betrekking, omgang, verband
relation in French is relation
relation in German is Beziehung
relation in Italian is riferimento, rapporto