[noun] 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" Synonyms: connexion, connectedness
[noun] the state of being connected; "the connection between church and state is inescapable" Synonyms: link, connectedness
[noun] an instrumentality that connects; "he soldered the connection"; "he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers" Synonyms: connexion, connector, connecter, connective
[noun] (usually plural) a person who is influential and to whom you are connected in some way (as by family or friendship); "he has powerful connections"
[noun] the process of bringing ideas or events together in memory or imagination; "conditioning is a form of learning by association" Synonyms: association, connexion