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urgent

adjective    /ˈɜr·dʒənt/
needing immediate attention: The plumbing in this building is in urgent need of repair. urgency    /ˈɜr·dʒən·si/ noun [U] There was a sense of urgency in her voice. urgently    /ˈɜr·dʒənt·li/ adverb Flood victims urgently need medical care.
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