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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Relate  \Re*late"\  (r?-l?t"),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Related};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Relating}.]  [F.  relater  to  recount,  LL 
  relatare  fr  L.  relatus,  used  as  p.  p.  of  referre.  See 
  {Elate},  and  cf  {Refer}.] 
  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. 




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