Quick answer
"Correlates" is a form of "correlate", a transitive verb which is often translated as "correlacionar". "Correlation" is a noun which is often translated as "la correlación". Learn more about the difference between "correlates" and "correlation" below.
correlate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to relate)
a. correlacionar
The researchers found little evidence to correlate grades with success later in life.Los investigadores encontraron pocos datos que correlacionaran las calificaciones con el éxito posterior en la vida.
b. relacionar
The study correlates educational background with child-rearing practices.El estudio relaciona antecedentes educativos y prácticas de crianza.
c. establecer una correlación entre
Nancy was upset at Juan's insistence of correlating intelligence and being single.Nancy se molestó con la insistencia de Juan en establecer una correlación entre inteligencia y soltería.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to connect with)
a. presentar una correlación
Weight does not directly correlate with fitness level.El peso no presenta una correlación directa con el nivel de salud.
b. estar correlacionado
The results of the previous and the new studies correlate to an important degree.Los resultados de los estudios anteriores y los nuevos están correlacionados en un grado notable.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la correlación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There seems to be a correlation between gun sales and violent crimes.Parece que hay una correlación entre la venta de armas y los crímenes violentos.
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