# relation

#### What is the difference between relation and relate?

relation | relate | Related terms |

## As a noun relation

is the manner in which two things may be associated.

## As a verb relate is

to tell in a descriptive way.

#### What is the difference between relation and arity?

relation | arity |

## As nouns the difference between relation and arity

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while arity is (logic|mathematics|computer science) the number of arguments or operands a function or operation takes for a relation, the number of domains in the corresponding cartesian product.

#### What is the difference between relation and syzygy?

relation | syzygy |

## In context|mathematics|lang=en terms the difference between relation and syzygy

is that relation is (mathematics) a statement of equality of two products of generators, used in the presentation of a group while syzygy is (mathematics) a relation between generators of a module.

## As nouns the difference between relation and syzygy

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while syzygy is (astronomy|astrology) a kind of unity, namely an alignment of three celestial bodies (for example, the sun, earth, and moon) such that one body is directly between the other two, such as occurs at an eclipse.

#### What is the difference between relation and order?

relation | order |

## In context|mathematics|lang=en terms the difference between relation and order

is that relation is (mathematics) a statement of equality of two products of generators, used in the presentation of a group while order is (mathematics) the sum of the exponents on the variables in a monomial, or the highest such among all monomials in a polynomial.

## As nouns the difference between relation and order

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while order is (uncountable) arrangement, disposition, sequence.

## As a verb order is

to set in some sort of order.

#### What is the difference between relation and similarity?

relation | similarity |

## As nouns the difference between relation and similarity

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while similarity is closeness of appearance to something else.

relation | put |

## As nouns the difference between relation and put

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while put is (business) a right to sell something at a predetermined price or put can be (obsolete) an idiot; a foolish person or put can be (obsolete) a prostitute.

## As a verb put is

to place something somewhere.

#### What is the difference between relation and curve?

relation | curve |

## As nouns the difference between relation and curve

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while curve is a gentle bend, such as in a road.

## As a adjective curve is

(obsolete) bent without angles; crooked; curved.

## As a verb curve is

to bend; to crook.

#### What is the difference between relation and account?

relation | account |

## As nouns the difference between relation and account

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while account is (accounting) a registry of pecuniary transactions; a written or printed statement of business dealings or debts and credits, and also of other things subjected to a reckoning or review.

## As a verb account is

to provide explanation.

#### What is the difference between relation and accident?

relation | accident |

## As nouns the difference between relation and accident

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while accident is an unexpected event with negative consequences occurring without the intention of the one suffering the consequences.

#### What is the difference between relation and know?

relation | know |

## As nouns the difference between relation and know

is that relation is the manner in which two things may be associated while know is knowledge.

## As a verb know is

to be certain or sure about.