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English definition of “significant”

significant

adjective
 
 
/sɪɡˈnɪfɪkənt/
B2 important or noticeable: These measures will save a significant amount of money. It is significant that Falkner did not attend the meeting himself. → Opposite insignificantImportanceUseful or advantageousMeaning and significanceTypifying, illustrating and exemplifying
significantly adverb
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