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English definition of “relate”

relate

verb [T] (TELL)    /rɪˈleɪt/ formal
C2 to tell a story or describe a series of events: She related the events of the previous week to the police. [+ question word] He relates how at the age of 23 he was interned in a prison camp.Describing and telling stories
(Definition of relate verb (TELL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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