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relationship

(Family tie), noun affinity, blood relation, blood ties, consanguinity, extraction, family connection, kindredship, kinship, lineage, propinquitas, relation
Associated concepts: blood relationship, intestate succession, paternity proceeding
Foreign phrases: Affinis mei affinis non est mihi affinis.One who is a relative of my relative by marriage is not my relative.

relationship

(Connection), noun alignment, analogy, appositeness, association, bearing, bond, coaction, coalition, cognatio, cognation, combination
See also: affiliation, affinity, association, bloodline, chain, connection, contact, filiation, kinship, nexus, privity, propinquity, proportion, rapport, relation, relevance
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The data supporting a causal link between secondhand smoke and risk for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease were deemed suggestive but not sufficient, while the report said the evidence was "inadequate" to infer the presence or absence of a causal relationship between exposure and morbidity in patients with COPD.
There is very little evidence to support a bivariate causal relationship (see Table 1).
This gene, and its causal relationship to FCAS and MWS, was discovered by Dr.
The data supporting a causal link between secondhand smoke and risk for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease were deemed suggestive but not sufficient, while the report said that the evidence was "inadequate" to infer the presence or absence of a causal relationship between exposure and morbidity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
More trials are needed to establish a possible causal relationship between its use and the development of tinnitus.
In June 1999, a panel of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences reported that research to date has failed to establish a causal relationship between the incidence of cancer and exposure to 60-Hz electromagnetic fields (SN: 7/3/99, p.
He said the patient has since recovered, and it's not clear that there was any causal relationship between the Viagra and the low blood pressure.
Merely affixing the museum's name to an object did not establish the requisite causal relationship with the museum's exempt purpose.
To consider a particular homology between economic history and the more elusive cultural sphere of bodies and behaviors, without some attempt to theorize their causal relationship, sometimes seems merely to reproduce a conclusion long ago assumed in the Marxist tradition: that, as Malcolmson puts it, "poetry, like the land, is inherently implicated in the monetary and commercial practices of society" (257).
Our ACSI-based methodology quantifies the causal relationship between relationship marketing programs and customer satisfaction and helps identify the capacity to influence customer behavior such as purchase, return visits and recommendations.
After reviewing the data, GlaxoSmithKline said: "The currently available information is insufficient to assess the likelihood of a causal relationship between Pandemrix and narcolepsy.
Then for each model he undertakes a series of exercises designed to reveal the links of causal relationship.