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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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