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Definition 1: the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication) - [noun denoting act]

Samples where connexion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the joining of hands around the table
  • there was a connection via the internet

Synonyms for connexion in the sense of this definition

(connexion is a kind of ...) the act of changing the unity or wholeness of something

(... is a kind of connexion ) the act of fastening things together

(... is a kind of connexion ) an act of joining or adjoining things

(... is a kind of connexion ) the act of joining things in such a way that motion is possible

(... is a kind of connexion ) a casual meeting with a person or thing

(... is a kind of connexion ) the act of converging (coming closer)

(... is a kind of connexion ) the act of linking together as in a series or chain

(... is a kind of connexion ) the act of bringing near or bringing together especially the cut edges of tissue

(... is a kind of connexion ) the act of intersecting (as joining by causing your path to intersect your target's path)

(... is a kind of connexion ) (computer science) the act of interconnecting (wires or computers or theories etc.)

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection made via the internet to another website

"WordNet gets many hits from users worldwide"

Definition 2: shifting from one form of transportation to another - [noun denoting act]

Samples where connexion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the plane was late and he missed his connection in Atlanta

Synonyms for connexion in the sense of this definition

(connexion is a kind of ...) the act of moving something from one location to another

Definition 3: an instrumentality that connects - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where connexion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he soldered the connection
  • he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers

Synonyms for connexion in the sense of this definition

(connexion is a kind of ...) an artifact (or system of artifacts) that is instrumental in accomplishing some end

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection that fastens things together

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection intended to be used for a limited time

(... is a kind of connexion ) a telephone connection

(... is a kind of connexion ) connection consisting of a metal ring on a rotating part of a machine; provides a continuous electrical connection through brushes on stationary contacts

(... is a kind of connexion ) something that joins or connects

(... is a kind of connexion ) a small connector used to make temporary electrical connections

(... is a kind of connexion ) a device providing a connection between a power source and a user

"some campsites have electrical hookups for trailers"

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection between a vehicle and the load that it pulls

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)

(... is a kind of connexion ) the part of a network that connects other networks together

"the backbone is the part of a communication network that carries the heaviest traffic"

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection (like a clamp or vise) between two things so they move together

Definition 4: the process of bringing ideas or events together in memory or imagination - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where connexion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • conditioning is a form of learning by association

Synonyms for connexion in the sense of this definition

(connexion is a kind of ...) the cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered

"he can do it from memory" "he enjoyed remembering his father"

(... is a kind of connexion ) the connection of isolated facts by a general hypothesis

Definition 5: a relation between things or events (as in the case of one causing the other or sharing features with it) - [noun denoting linkdef]

Samples where connexion or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • there was a connection between eating that pickle and having that nightmare

Synonyms for connexion in the sense of this definition

(connexion is a kind of ...) an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together

(... is a kind of connexion ) a particular manner of connectedness

"the relatedness of all living things"

(... is a kind of connexion ) the relation of something to the matter at hand

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection of inclusion or containment

"he escaped involvement in the accident" "there was additional involvement of the liver and spleen"

(... is a kind of connexion ) something resembling a bridge in form or function

"his letters provided a bridge across the centuries"

(... is a kind of connexion ) the linking together of a consecutive series of symbols or events or ideas etc

"it was caused by an improbable concatenation of circumstances"

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection allowing access between persons or places

"how many lines of communication can there be among four people?" "a secret passageway provided communication between the two rooms"

(... is a kind of connexion ) an associative relation

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connection based on kinship or marriage or common interest

"the shifting alliances within a large family" "their friendship constitutes a powerful bond between them"

(... is a kind of connexion ) (electronics) connection of components in such a manner that current flows first through one and then through the other

"the voltage divider consisted of a series of fixed resistors"

(... are attributes of connexion) joined or linked together

(... are attributes of connexion) not joined or linked together

Definition 6: a connecting shape - [noun denoting shape]

Synonyms for connexion in the sense of this definition

(connexion is a kind of ...) the spatial arrangement of something as distinct from its substance

"geometry is the mathematical science of shape"

(... is a kind of connexion ) a connecting point at which several lines come together

(... is a kind of connexion ) the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

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