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connection

noun
 
/kəˈnek·ʃən/
B1 something that joins things together
conexão, ligação
Many companies now offer free connection to the internet.
a relationship between people or things
relação, conexão
The connection between smoking and heart disease is clear.
in connection with something used to say what something is about
com relação a algo
A man has been arrested in connection with the murder.
a train, bus, or plane that leaves a short time after another arrives, so that people can continue their journey
conexão
The train was ten minutes late and I missed my connection.
(Definition of connection from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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