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connection

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1 the fact or state of having something in common
  • the endless debate about the connection between class size and test scores
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2 a place where two or more things are united
  • There's a problem at the connection where the outside wire is hooked up to the inside wiring.
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3 an acquaintance who has influence especially in the business or political world
  • I have a connection in Hollywood who might be able to get you a part in a movie.
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4 the act or an instance of joining two or more things into one
  • That bridge is the only connection between the island and the mainland.
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5 the fact or state of being pertinent
  • That last comment of yours has no connection with what we've been talking about for the last hour.
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6 the state of having shared interests or efforts (as in social or business matters)
  • In a truly secular society there is no connection between church and state.
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7 an assignment at which one regularly works for pay
  • He enjoyed self-employment and never wanted a connection with a big company.
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