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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·lat·ed p. p. & a.
 1. Allied by kindred; connected by blood or alliance, particularly by consanguinity; as, persons related in the first or second degree.
 2. Standing in relation or connection; as, the electric and magnetic forcec are closely related.
 3. Narrated; told.
 4. Mus. Same as Relative, 4.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·late v. t. [imp. & p. p. Related; p. pr. & vb. n. Relating.]
 1. To bring back; to restore. [Obs.]
  Abate your zealous haste, till morrow next again
 Both light of heaven and strength of men relate.   --Spenser.
 2. To refer; to ascribe, as to a source. [Obs. or R.]
 3. To recount; to narrate; to tell over.
    This heavy act with heavy heart relate.   --Shak.
 4. To ally by connection or kindred.
 To relate one's self, to vent thoughts in words. [R.]
 Syn: -- To tell; recite; narrate; recount; rehearse; report; detail; describe.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: being connected or associated; "painting and the related
             arts"; "school-related activities"; "related to
             micelle formation is the...ability of detergent
             actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces" [syn: related
             to] [ant: unrelated]
      2: connected by kinship, common origin, or marriage [ant: unrelated]
      3: similar or related in quality or character; "a feeling akin
         to terror"; "kindred souls"; "the amateur is closely
         related to the collector" [syn: akin(p), kindred]
      4: having close kinship and appropriateness; "he asks questions
         that are germane and central to the issue" [syn: germane(p)]