Definition of relational in English:

relational

adjective

  • Concerning the way in which two or more people or things are connected.

    ‘power is a relational concept that can only be understood in terms of interactions between individuals and groups’
    • ‘Married life is not only deeply relational, but it is also unpredictable.’
    • ‘These limitations to the concept of relational exchange are considered below.’
    • ‘Nominal concepts are relatively autonomous, whereas relational concepts display a high degree of conceptual dependence.’
    • ‘On the whole, locally upheld cultural ideals support a notion of the relational or connective self.’
    • ‘I would say to him that my world is essentially relational, not personal.’

Pronunciation:

relational

/rəˈlāSH(ə)n(ə)l/