way in which one person or thing is related to another, similarity, contrast or connection between people, things or events; links or contacts between people, groups, countries, etc.
person who is related to another, relative
"police are searching for relatives of the deceased"
"he has distant relations back in New Jersey"
"he was the hero according to his own relation"
"his endless recounting of the incident eventually became unbearable"
"his attorney argued for the relation back of the amended complaint to the time the initial complaint was filed"
She seemed to bear no relation to the gawky..schoolgirl he'd dimly remembered.
出自： E. J. Howard
The relation of wealth to social and political well-being.
出自： R. Scruton
The most obvious relation which events can enter into is that of one event being later..than another.
误 The relation between these two nations are now much strained.
正 The relations between these two nations are now much strained.