What is related?

  • (adj): Having close kinship and appropriateness.
    Synonyms: germane
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on related:

Grave Goods
... Closely related are customs of ancestor worship and offerings to the dead, in modern western culture related to All Souls' Day (Day of the Dead), in East Asia the "hell bank note" and related customs ... Also closely related is the custom of retainer sacrifice, where servants or wives of a deceased chieftain are interred with the body ...
Lens (anatomy) - Diseases and Disorders
... Presbyopia is the age-related loss of accommodation, which is marked by the inability of the eye to focus on nearby objects ... The exact mechanism is still unknown, but age-related changes in the hardness, shape, and size of the lens have all been linked to the condition ... Nuclear sclerosis is an age-related change in the density of the lens nucleus that occurs in all older animals ...
Barbara Mikulski - U.S. Senate Career - Committee Assignments
... committees in bold) Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies (Chair) Subcommittee on Defense ...
VJing - Research and Reflective Thinking
... discussions online and offline around subjects related to VJing and audiovisual performative practices. 2005 and 2006 several books were published with interviews, showcasing works and related artists, providing an overview of the current practice ... discussions are part of festivals and conferences related to new media art, such as ISEA and Ars Electronica for example, as well as specifically related to VJing, as is the ...
Kidney Transplantation
... Living-donor renal transplants are further characterized as genetically related (living-related) or non-related (living-unrelated) transplants, depending on whether a biological ...

More definitions of "related":

  • (adj): Connected by kinship, common origin, or marriage.
  • (adj): Similar or related in quality or character.
    Example: "The amateur is closely related to the collector"
    Synonyms: akin, kindred
  • (adj): Being connected or associated.
    Example: "Painting and the related arts"; "school-related activities"; "related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces"
    Synonyms: related to

Famous quotes containing the word related:

    The near explains the far. The drop is a small ocean. A man is related to all nature. This perception of the worth of the vulgar is fruitful in discoveries. Goethe, in this very thing the most modern of the moderns, has shown us, as none ever did, the genius of the ancients.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Just as a new scientific discovery manifests something that was already latent in the order of nature, and at the same time is logically related to the total structure of the existing science, so the new poem manifests something that was already latent in the order of words.
    Northrop Frye (b. 1912)

    One does not realize the historical sensation as a re-experiencing, but as an understanding that is closely related to the understanding of music, or rather of the world by means of music.
    Johan Huizinga (1872–1945)