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link

 
Noun link has 9 senses
  1. link, nexus - the means of connection between things linked in series
    --1 is a kind of linkage
    Derived forms: verb link4, verb link2
  2. link, linkup, tie, tie-in - a fastener that serves to join or link; "the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction"
    --2 is a kind of fastener, fastening, holdfast, fixing
    --2 has particulars: bridge, nosepiece
    Derived form: verb link2
  3. connection, link, connectedness - the state of being connected; "the connection between church and state is inescapable"
    --3 is a kind of union, unification
    --3 has particulars:
     lifeline; contact; concatenation; interconnection, interconnectedness; coherence, coherency, cohesion, cohesiveness
    Derived forms: verb link4, verb link3, verb link1
  4. connection, connexion, link - a connecting shape
    --4 is a kind of shape, form
    --4 has particulars:
     node; articulation, join, joint, juncture, junction
  5. link - a unit of length equal to 1/100 of a chain
    --5 is a kind of
    linear unit
    --5 is a part of chain
  6. link - (computing) an instruction that connects one part of a program or an element on a list to another program or list
    --6 is a kind of
    instruction, command, statement, program line
    --6 has particulars: hyperlink
  7. liaison, link, contact, inter-group communication - a channel for communication between groups; "he provided a liaison with the guerrillas"
    --7 is a kind of channel, communication channel, line
  8. radio link, link - a two-way radio communication system (usually microwave); part of a more extensive telecommunication network
    --8 is a kind of communication system
    --8 has particulars: walkie-talkie, walky-talky
  9. link, data link - an interconnecting circuit between two or more locations for the purpose of transmitting and receiving data
    --9 is a kind of circuit, electrical circuit, electric circuit
Verb link has 4 senses
  1. associate, tie in, relate, link, colligate, link up, connect - make a logical or causal connection; "I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind"; "colligate these facts"; "I cannot relate these events at all"
    --1 is one way to think, cogitate, cerebrate
    Derived forms: noun link3, noun linkage1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody with something
    Somebody ----s something with something
  2. connect, link, tie, link up - connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms"
    Derived forms: noun link1, noun link2, noun linkage4
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
    Somebody ----s something PP
  3. connect, link, link up, join, unite - be or become joined or united or linked; "The two streets connect to become a highway"; "Our paths joined"; "The travelers linked up again at the airport"
    Derived forms: noun link3, noun linkage3
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  4. yoke, link - link with or as with a yoke; "yoke the oxen together"
    --4 is one way to attach
    Derived forms: noun link3, noun link1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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