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  Words related to link

Related / Similar Words: linkup, tie, tie-in, data link, radio link, liaison, contact, inter-group communication, nexus, connection, connexion, connectedness, associate, tie in, relate, colligate, link up, connect, yoke, join, unite

 

Definition:
  • a fastener that serves to join or link; "the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction";
  • an interconnecting circuit between two or more locations for the purpose of transmitting and receiving data;
  • a two-way radio communication system (usually microwave); part of a more extensive telecommunication network;
  • a channel for communication between groups; "he provided a liaison with the guerrillas";
  • (computing) an instruction that connects one part of a program or an element on a list to another program or list;
  • a unit of length equal to 1/100 of a chain;
  • the means of connection between things linked in series;
  • a connecting shape;
  • the state of being connected; "the connection between church and state is inescapable";
  • make a logical or causal connection; "I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind"; "colligate these facts"; "I cannot relate these events at all";
  • connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms";
  • link with or as with a yoke; "yoke the oxen together";
  • be or become joined or united or linked; "The two streets connect to become a highway"; "Our paths joined"; "The travelers linked up again at the airport";

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    Hyponyms: bridge, nosepiece, walkie-talkie, walky-talky, hyperlink, node, articulation, join, joint, juncture, junction, lifeline, contact, concatenation, interconnection, interconnectedness, coherence, coherency, cohesion, cohesiveness, remember, interrelate, correlate, identify, free-associate, think of, have in mind, mean, conjoin, ground, bring together, attach, daisy-chain, tie, interconnect, interlink, tee, put through, bond, draw together, hitch, hang together, interdepend, bridge over, syndicate, complect

     

    Part Meronyms: chain

     

    Derivational Morphology: connect, tie, link up, bind, reach, get through, get hold of, contact, yoke, join, unite, associate, tie in, relate, colligate, association, connection, connexion, junction, conjunction, conjugation, colligation, connectedness, linkage, relation, linkup, tie-in, nexus, connector, connecter, connective, coupling, union, unification, uniting, jointure, articulation, joint, juncture, joining

     

    Anagrams: kiln

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 連結   Danish: forbindelse and led and link  
    Dutch: link and schakel   Finnish: linkki and yhteys  
    French: lien and maillon   Frisian: ferbining and keppeling  
    German: Link and Verbindung and Verknüpfung   Hebrew: חוליה and קשר  
    Indonesian: pranala   Italian: anello and collegamento and link  
    Polish: link   Portuguese: elo and ligação  
    Romanian: hyperlink   Russian: гиперссылка and звено and связь  
    Spanish: enlace and eslabón and hipervínculo   Swedish: anknytning and hyperlänk and länk  
     
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