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relevance

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈrel.ə.vəns/ (also relevancy )
C1 the degree to which something is related or useful to what is happening or being talked about: What relevance does that point have to the discussion?
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in Korean 적절함, 타당함…
in Arabic عِلاقة…
in Portuguese relevância…
in Catalan pertinència…
in Japanese 関連性…
in Italian pertinenza, attinenza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相關性, 實用性, 意義…
in Russian уместность, значимость…
in Turkish ilgi, ilişki, alâka…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相关性, 实用性, 意义…
in Polish znaczenie, istotność…
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