"relational" meaning in English

See relational in All languages combined

Adjective

Etymology: From relation +‎ -al Etymology templates: {{suffix|en|relation|al}} relation +‎ -al Head templates: {{en-adj|-}} relational (not comparable)
  1. Relating to relations. Tags: not-comparable
    Sense id: relational-en-adj-pGrXJkev
  2. Friendly and peaceful. Tags: not-comparable
    Sense id: relational-en-adj-niBPFCHR
  3. (databases) Of a database technology using tables and the principles set forth by Dr. Edgar F. Codd. (Contrary to popular notion, "relation" in this context refers to tables, and not linkages.) Tags: not-comparable Categories (topical): Databases
    Sense id: relational-en-adj-hSwpU5-6 Topics: computing, databases, engineering, mathematics, natural-sciences, physical-sciences, sciences Translations (concerning the way in which two or more people or things are connected): роднински (rodninski) (Bulgarian), relazionale (Italian), ро́дственный (ródstvennyj) (Russian) Disambiguation of 'concerning the way in which two or more people or things are connected': 6 19 42 33 Translations (relating to, using, or being a method of organizing data in a database): relační (Czech), relationnel (French), relational (German), σχεσιακός (schesiakós) (Greek), relacional (Portuguese), реляцио́нный (reljaciónnyj) (Russian), relacional (Spanish), ilişkisel (Turkish) Disambiguation of 'relating to, using, or being a method of organizing data in a database': 1 5 82 11
  4. (art, aesthetics) Dealing with the whole of human relations and their social context, rather than an independent and private space. Tags: not-comparable Categories (topical): Art
    Sense id: relational-en-adj-RLgTgrGt Topics: art, arts

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