1. business relation a relation between different business enterprises
  2. business relationship a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services
  3. business deduction tax write-off for expenses of doing business
  4. business organization a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it
  5. business organisation a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it
  6. personal relation a relation between persons
  7. business loan a bank loan granted for the use of a business
  8. business line a particular kind of product or merchandise
  9. business lunch lunch (usually at a restaurant) where business is discussed and the cost is charged as a business expense
  10. businessperson a capitalist who engages in industrial commercial enterprise
  11. partner relation the responsibility of partners to act in one another's best interests
  12. positive correlation a correlation in which large values of one variable are associated with large values of the other and small with small; the correlation coefficient is between 0 and +1
  13. business letter a letter dealing with business
  14. spurious correlation a correlation between two variables (e.g., between the number of electric motors in the home and grades at school) that does not result from any direct relation between them (buying electric motors will not raise grades) but from their relation to other variables
  15. consolation the act of giving relief in affliction
  16. interrelation mutual or reciprocal relation or relatedness
  17. biserial correlation a correlation coefficient in which one variable is many-valued and the other is dichotomous
  18. businessman a person engaged in commercial or industrial business
  19. business leader a very wealthy or powerful businessman
  20. businesslike exhibiting methodical and systematic characteristics that would be useful in business