sambandha सम्बन्ध

Definition: m. (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' f(ā-).) binding or joining together, close connection or union or association, conjunction, inherence, connection with or relation to (instrumental case with or without saha-,or compound;in philosophy relation or connexion is said to be of three kinds, viz samavāya-, saṃyoga-,and sva-rūpa- q.v) : personal connection (by marriage), relationship, fellowship, friendship, intimacy with (instrumental case with and without saha- locative case,or compound) etc.