family+connection

  • 1 family connection — index affiliation (bloodline), affinity (family ties), ancestry, blood, degree (kinship), filiation …

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  • 2 connection — Synonyms and related words: ESP, Indian file, abutment, abuttal, access, accord, accounting for, acquaintance, act of love, addition, adjacency, adjoiningness, adjunct, adultery, affairs, affiliation, affinity, agent, agglomeration, agglutination …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 3 Connection — Con*nec tion, n. [Cf. {Connexion}.] 1. The act of connecting, or the state of being connected; the act or process of bringing two things into contact; junction; union; as, the connection between church and state is inescapable; the connection of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Family history — is the systematic narrative and research of past events relating to a specific family, or specific families. Introduction While genealogy is the convenient label for the field, family history is the over arching term, since genealogy in the… …

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  • 5 Family reunification — is a recognized reason for immigration in many countries. The presence of one or more family members in a certain country, therefore, enables the rest of the family to immigrate to that country as well. Family reunification laws try to balance… …

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  • 6 family — fam·i·ly / fam lē, fa mə / n pl lies 1: a group of individuals related by blood, marriage, or adoption 2: a group of usu. related individuals who live together under common household authority and esp. who have reciprocal duties to each other ◇… …

    Law dictionary

  • 7 Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America — (FCCLA) is a nonprofit U.S. Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) for young men and women in family and consumer sciences education (FACS) in public and private schools through grade 12. It incorporates programs that focus on the… …

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  • 8 connection — [kə nek′shən] n. [ME conneccioun < L connexio < connexus, pp. of connectere: see CONNECT] 1. a joining or being joined; coupling; union 2. a part or thing that joins; means of joining 3. a relationship; association; specif., a) the relation …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 connection — I (abutment) noun abuttal, border, contact, contiguousness, junction, juxtaposition, nearness, tangency, union II (fastening) noun attachment, binder, bond, bridge, catch, catenation, cohesion, combination, concatenation, conjunction,… …

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  • 10 family ties — family bonds, familial connection, blood relations, relations among relatives …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 11 connection — noun 1 relationship between two things ADJECTIVE ▪ clear, close, direct, intimate, strong ▪ There is a close connection between family background and academic achievement. ▪ tenuous …

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  • 12 Family of Barack Obama — Index:  A · B · C · D · E · F · G  …

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  • 13 FAMILY — In the Bible An accurate sociological description of the family and its legalstatus in biblical times is virtually impossible because the relevant evidence is not of a strictly socio descriptive nature. SOURCES Some of the most often quoted… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 14 Connection (mathematics) — In geometry, the notion of a connection makes precise the idea of transporting data along a curve or family of curves in a parallel and consistent manner. There are a variety of kinds of connections in modern geometry, depending on what sort of… …

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  • 15 Connection (principal bundle) — This article is about connections on principal bundles. See connection (mathematics) for other types of connections in mathematics. In mathematics, a connection is a device that defines a notion of parallel transport on the bundle; that is, a way …

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  • 16 Family of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge — Middleton family Undifferenced Middleton arms, granted to Michael Francis Middleton, as the armigerous head of the family.[1] Ethnicity …

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  • 17 connection — con|nec|tion W2S3 [kəˈnekʃən] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(relationship)¦ 2¦(joining)¦ 3 in connection with something 4¦(electrical wire)¦ 5¦(train/flight etc)¦ 6¦(road/railway etc)¦ 7¦(people)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(RELATIONSHIP)¦ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 connection — con|nec|tion [ kə nekʃən ] noun *** ▸ 1 relationship between ▸ 2 in transportation ▸ 3 joining of two things ▸ 4 for TV/computer ▸ 5 useful people you know ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) count a relationship between things or events: connection between: I fail …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 connection */*/*/ — UK [kəˈnekʃ(ə)n] / US noun Word forms connection : singular connection plural connections 1) a) [countable] a relationship between things or events connection between: I fail to see a connection between the two cases. connection with/to: His… …

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  • 20 connection — noun Etymology: Latin connexion , connexio, from conectere Date: 14th century 1. the act of connecting ; the state of being connected: as a. causal or logical relation or sequence < the connection between two ideas > b …

    New Collegiate Dictionary