[v] make a logical or causal connection; "I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind"; "colligate these facts"
[v] give an account of; "The witness related the events"
[v] have or establish a relationship to; "She relates well to her peers"
[v] bring into relation with
[v] be about; have to do with; be relevant to; refer, pertain, or relate to; "What's this novel all about?"; "There were lots of questions referring to her talk"
[v] be in a relationship with; "How are these two observations related?"
associate, bear on, colligate, come to, concern, connect, interrelate, link, link up, pertain, refer, tie in, touch, touch on