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1 a rod-shaped portion of seasoned ground meat in a casing
  • I like to put maple syrup on my breakfast links

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2 a uniting or binding force or influence
  • those old love letters were her only remaining link with her late grandparents

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1 to put or bring together so as to form a new and longer whole
  • she linked the flowers together to form a long chain

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2 to think of (something) in combination
  • since childhood I have always linked trips to the beach with the discomforts of sunburn and sand in my clothes

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join, combine, unite, connect, link, associate, relate mean to bring or come together into some manner of union. join implies a bringing into contact or conjunction of any degree of closeness. joined forces in an effort to win combine implies some merging or mingling with corresponding loss of identity of each unit. combined jazz and rock to create a new music unite implies somewhat greater loss of separate identity. the colonies united to form a republic connect suggests a loose or external attachment with little or no loss of identity. a mutual defense treaty connected the two nations link may imply strong connection or inseparability of elements still retaining identity. a name forever linked with liberty associate stresses the mere fact of frequent occurrence or existence together in space or in logical relation. opera is popularly associated with high society relate suggests the existence of a real or presumed logical connection. related what he observed to what he already knew

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The first known use of link was in the 15th century

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“Link.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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