Meaning of “importance” in the English Dictionary

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"importance" in British English

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importancenoun [ U ]

uk /ɪmˈpɔː.təns/ us /ɪmˈpɔːr.təns/

B1 the quality of being important:

The health report stresses the importance of fresh food in a diet.
She attaches a lot of importance to personal possessions.

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(Definition of “importance” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"importance" in Business English

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importancenoun [ U ]

uk /ɪmˈpɔːtəns/ us

the quality of being important:

Some managers acknowledge the importance of balancing work and family, and believe it necessary to design specific policies.

(Definition of “importance” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)