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"relevant" in British English

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relevantadjective

uk   us   /ˈrel.ə.vənt/
B2 connected with what is ​happening or being ​discussed: Education should be relevant to the child's ​needs. For ​furtherinformation, ​please refer to the relevant ​leaflet. The ​point is ​highly relevant to this ​discussion. I'm ​sorry but ​yourpersonalwishes are not relevant (= ​important) in this ​case.
Opposite
correct or ​suitable for a ​particularpurpose: plans to make ​schooling more relevant tolife beyond ​school
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(Definition of relevant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"relevant" in American English

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relevantadjective

 us   /ˈrel·ə·vənt/
related to a ​subject or to something ​happening or being ​discussed: We ​turned over relevant ​documents to the ​investigatingteam.
relevance
noun [U]  us   /ˈrel·ə·vəns/ (also relevancy,  /ˈrel·ə·vən·si/ )
the relevance of ​railroads to the development of the American ​west
(Definition of relevant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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