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adjective re·la·tion·al \-shnəl, -shə-nəl\

Definition of relational

  1. 1 :  of or relating to kinship

  2. 2 :  characterized or constituted by relations

  3. 3 :  having the function chiefly of indicating a relation of syntax <has is notional in he has luck, relational in he has gone>

  4. 4 :  relating to, using, or being a method of organizing data in a database so that it is perceived by the user as a set of tables

re·la·tion·al·ly adverb


1662

First Known Use of relational

1662

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