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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Connexion  \Con*nex"ion\,  n.  [L.  connexio:  cf  F.  connexion.] 
  Connection.  See  {Connection}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  connexion 
  n  1:  a  connecting  shape  [syn:  {connection},  {link}] 
  2:  a  relation  between  things  or  events  (as  in  the  case  of  one 
  causing  the  other  or  sharing  features  with  it);  "there  was 
  a  connection  between  eating  that  pickle  and  having  that 
  nightmare"  [syn:  {connection},  {connectedness}]  [ant:  {unconnectedness}] 
  3:  the  process  of  bringing  ideas  or  events  together  in  memory 
  or  imagination;  "conditioning  is  a  form  of  learning  by 
  association"  [syn:  {association},  {connection}] 
  4:  something  that  connects;  "he  soldered  the  connection";  "he 
  didn't  have  the  right  connector  between  the  amplifier  and 
  the  speakers"  [syn:  {connection},  {connector},  {connecter}, 
  {connective}] 
  5:  shifting  from  one  form  of  transportation  to  another;  "the 
  plane  was  late  and  he  missed  his  connection  in  Atlanta" 
  [syn:  {connection}] 
  6:  the  act  of  bringing  two  things  into  contact  [syn:  {joining}, 
  {connection},  {connecting}] 




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