Related vs Supplementary - What's the difference?

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Related is a related term of supplementary.

As adjectives the difference between related and supplementary

is that related is standing in relation or connection while supplementary is additional; added to supply what is wanted.

As a verb related

is (relate).




(en adjective)
  • Standing in relation or connection.
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  • Being a relative of.
  • Narrated; told.
  • (music) Same as the adjective relative.
  • (mathematics) Fulfilling a relation.
  • (in combination) Having a relationship with the thing named
  • Verb

  • (relate)
  • See also

    * relation * relationship * interrelate * interrelated


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    (en adjective)
  • Additional; added to supply what is wanted.
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