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adjective    /sɪɡˈnɪf·ɪ·kənt/
important, large, or great, esp. in leading to a different result or to an important change: This election reaffirms a significant shift of the center of power. Marriage is a significant commitment. significance    /sɪɡˈnɪf·ɪ·kəns/ noun [U] The full significance of space exploration may not be understood for many years to come.
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