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pertinentadjective

 us   /ˈpɜr·tən·ənt/
relatingdirectly to the ​subject being ​considered; relevant : a pertinent ​question
(Definition of pertinent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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pertinentadjective

uk   /ˈpɜː.tɪ.nənt/  us   /ˈpɝː.tən.ənt/ formal
relatingdirectly to the ​subject being ​considered: a pertinent ​question/​remark Chapter One is pertinent to the post-war ​period. Note: The opposite is irrelevant. Do not confuse with impertinent (= rude).
(Definition of pertinent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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