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English definition of “connection”

connection

noun [C/U] (RELATION)   /kəˈnek·ʃən/
the relationship of a person , thing, or behavior to someone or something else : [C] Science has not shown a connection between drinking raw milk and disease prevention . [U] Two men have been arrested in connection with the theft (= in some relation to it). [C] He got the job through connections (= people who helped him).
(Definition of connection noun (RELATION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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