re·​la·​tum | \ rə̇ˈlātəm \
plural relata\ -​tə \

Definition of relatum

: a thing or term related : one of a group of related things : correlative specifically : one of the terms to which a logical relation proceeds : the second or one of the succeeding terms of a relation — compare referent sense 2b

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History and Etymology for relatum

New Latin, from Latin, neuter of relatus

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“Relatum.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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