external relation

noun

Definition of external relation

: a relation that is external to the terms or things it relates specifically : one that does not affect its relata or is not a part of its relata contrasted with internal relation

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“External relation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/external%20relation. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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