nexus definition

  • noun:
    • A means of link; a link or link: "this nexus between ny's . . . real-estate people and its . . . politicians” ( Wall Street Journal).
    • A connected show or group.
    • The core or center: "the true nexus of this money tradition [was] Wall Street” ( Bill Barol).
    • a form of link
    • a connected group
    • the centre of anything
    • Connection; wrap.
    • Tie; connection; interdependence present between the a number of people or individuals of a series or group.
    • In medieval music, melodic motion by skips.
    • In Roman law:
    • A free-born person who had developed the responsibility labeled as nexum, and so became liable to be seized by his creditor if he didn't spend, also to be compelled to serve him until the financial obligation had been discharged.
    • The bond or responsibility wherein such a person happened.
    • a connected show or group
    • the ways connection between things linked in show

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