SECTION II. RELATION
Relation –N. bearing, reference, connection, apposition, interconnection, concern, cognation; applicability, appositeness; correlation; analogy; similarity.; affinity, intimacy, friendship; homology, rapport; approximation. (nearness); filiation. (consanguinity); interest; relevancy; relationship, relative position; relativity; interrelation. comparison; ratio, proportion. link, tie, bond, bond of union.
[Want, or absence of relation.] Irrelation. –N. dissociation; inapplicability; inconnection; multifariousness; disconnection (disjunction); inconsequence, independence; incommensurability; irreconcilableness (disagreement); heterogeneity, impertinence, nihil ad rem; intrusion.
Thesaurus of Words and Phrases by Peter Mark Roget, M.D., F.R.S. Enlarged by John Lewis Roget, M.A., New Edition Revised and Enlarged by Samuel Romily Roget, M.A. Published by Grosset & Dunlap, the edition is copyright 1941, 1947.