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Relationship vs. Correlation

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  • Relationship (noun)

    Connection or association; the condition of being related.

  • Relationship (noun)

    The links between the x-values and y-values of ordered pairs of numbers especially coordinates.

  • Relationship (noun)

    Kinship; being related by blood or marriage.

  • Relationship (noun)

    A romantic or sexual involvement.

    "Why are they being mean to her just because she wants a relationship with him?"

  • Relationship (noun)

    A way in which two or more people behave and are involved with each other

    "I have a good working relationship with my boss."

  • Relationship (noun)

    The level or degree of affinity between keys, chords and tones.

  • Correlation (noun)

    A reciprocal, parallel or complementary relationship between two or more comparable objects

  • Correlation (noun)

    One of the several measures of the linear statistical relationship between two random variables, indicating both the strength and direction of the relationship.

  • Correlation (noun)

    An isomorphism from a projective space to the dual of a projective space, often to the dual of itself.

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  • Relationship (noun)

    The state of being related by kindred, affinity, or other alliance.

  • Correlation (noun)

    Reciprocal relation; corresponding similarity or parallelism of relation or law; capacity of being converted into, or of giving place to, one another, under certain conditions; as, the correlation of forces, or of zymotic diseases.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Relationship (noun)

    a relation between people; (`relationship' is often used where `relation' would serve, as in `the relationship between inflation and unemployment', but the preferred usage of `relationship' is for human relations or states of relatedness);

    "the relationship between mothers and their children"

  • Relationship (noun)

    a state of connectedness between people (especially an emotional connection);

    "he didn't want his wife to know of the relationship"

  • Relationship (noun)

    a state involving mutual dealings between people or parties or countries

  • Relationship (noun)

    state of relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption

  • Correlation (noun)

    a reciprocal relation between two or more things

  • Correlation (noun)

    a statistic representing how closely two variables co-vary; it can vary from -1 (perfect negative correlation) through 0 (no correlation) to +1 (perfect positive correlation);

    "what is the correlation between those two variables?"

  • Correlation (noun)

    a statistical relation between two or more variables such that systematic changes in the value of one variable are accompanied by systematic changes in the other

Princeton's WordNet
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