Meaning of “link” - Learner’s Dictionary

link

verb [ T ] uk us /lɪŋk/

B2 to make a connection between two or more people, things, or ideas:

[ often passive ] Both men have been linked with the robberies.
The drug has been linked to the deaths of several athletes.
The two offices will be linked by computer.

(Definition of “link verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)