close relationship

See: marriage
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But the Normans conquered part of Brittany, and a close relationship grew up between the two peoples.
Ages of close relationship and intermarrying had resulted in the race of red men, of which Dejah Thoris was a fair and beautiful daughter.
One would hardly have guessed the close relationship that existed between them.
A close relationship with your in-laws may change your divorce odds.
Summary: The speaker of the Australian House of Representatives praised Lebanon's close relationship with Australia during a visit to Beirut Friday.
A senior Pentagon official said Friday the United States hopes that the close relationship with Japan will continue with Naoki Tanaka as Japan's new defense minister.
to be summoned to the Leveson inquiry about his close relationship with News International, it was claimed last night.
Summary: Eni (NYSE:E) and Sonatrach signed a cooperation agreement for the development of unconventional oil, with particular focus on shale gas, in Algeria, reinforcing the close relationship between the two companies.
The European Central Bank (ECB) president, Jean-Claude Trichet, has said that there needs to be a close relationship between bank supervision and the central bank.
I've a really close relationship with my daughter and we talk about everything.
Despite all of this, Robertson retains a close relationship with the Republican Party establishment.
And while the market is receiving lots of attention on a national basis, local and regional advertisers with a close relationship to their markets have been using radio as a means of reaching these customers for many years.