Closely related

  • 1 closely related — index affiliated, akin (germane), associated, cognate, collateral (accompanying), consanguineous …

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  • 2 Closely related key — Circle of fifths showing major and minor keys. In music, a closely related key is one sharing many common tones with an original key, as opposed to a distantly related key (or close key and distant key ). In music harmony, such a key shares all,… …

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  • 3 closely related occupation — See directly essential to production …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 4 Related — Re*lat ed ( l?t ?d), p. p. & a. 1. Allied by kindred; connected by blood or alliance, particularly by consanguinity; as, persons related in the first or second degree. [1913 Webster] 2. Standing in relation or connection; as, the electric and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 closely — close|ly W2S2 [ˈkləusli] adv 1.) very carefully ▪ The detective watched him closely , waiting for a reply. closely controlled/guarded/monitored etc ▪ Political activity is closely controlled. ▪ Details of the program are a closely guarded secret …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 related — adj. 1 connected VERBS ▪ be, seem ADVERB ▪ closely, integrally, intimately, strongly ▪ The two ideas are very closely …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 7 related — [[t]rɪle͟ɪtɪd[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ If two or more things are related, there is a connection between them. The philosophical problems of chance and of free will are closely related. ...equipment and accessories for diving and related activities. Syn:… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 related */*/ — UK [rɪˈleɪtɪd] / US [rɪˈleɪtəd] adjective Get it right: related: After the adjective related, use the preposition to (not with ): Wrong: Many health problems are related with passive smoking. Right: Many health problems are related to passive… …

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  • 9 related — re|lat|ed W3S2 [rıˈleıtıd] adj 1.) things that are related are connected in some way ▪ Police now believe that the three crimes could be related. ▪ the problem of drug abuse and other related issues related to ▪ He suffers with memory loss… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 related — re|lat|ed [ rı leıtəd ] adjective ** 1. ) if two or more things are related, there is a connection between them: CONNECTED: We think the two crimes are related in some way. environmentally related diseases closely/directly/intimately related:… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 closely — close, closely The adjective close merges into an adverb in uses such as come close, lie close, run close, stick close, etc., especially in figurative uses: • Opera and large gatherings ran each other close for first place among her dislikes J.… …

    Modern English usage

  • 12 related — Synonyms and related words: affiliate, affiliated, affinal, agnate, akin, allied, associate, associated, avuncular, bound, bracketed, closely related, cognate, collateral, common, congeneric, congenerous, conjugate, connate, connatural, connected …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 13 related — adjective a) Standing in relation or connection. Electric and magnetic forces are closely related. b) Being a relative of. Everyone is related to their parents …

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  • 14 closely — adverb /ˈkləʊsliː/ In a close manner. Finnish and Estonian are closely related languages …

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  • 15 related — [ri lāt′id] adj. 1. narrated; recounted; told 2. connected or associated, as by origin or kind; specif., connected by kinship, marriage, etc.; of the same family 3. Music closely connected melodically or harmonically: said of tones, chords, etc.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 16 closely — adverb 1 if you look at or study something closely, you look at it etc hard, trying to notice everything about it: watch sb closely: The detective was watching him closely, waiting for a reply. 2 if two things are closely connected or related,… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 closely — adv. Closely is used with these adjectives: ↑akin, ↑allied, ↑analogous, ↑balanced, ↑bound, ↑comparable, ↑concerned, ↑dependent, ↑informed, ↑interrelated, ↑involved, ↑ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 18 closely — Synonyms and related words: all but, almost, as good as, barely, carefully, close, compactly, densely, firmly, hardly, heavily, heedfully, intently, just about, meticulously, mindfully, minutely, narrowly, near, nearly, nigh, nighhand, not quite …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 Glossary of education-related terms (A-C) — This glossary of education related terms is based on how they commonly are used in Wikipedia articles. This page contains terms starting with A – C. Select a letter from the table of contents to find terms on other pages. NOTOC MediaWiki:Toc: Top …

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  • 20 Estrogen-related receptor alpha — PDB rendering based on 1lo1 …

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