the relation of something to the matter at hand
The property or state of being relevant or pertinent.
alt. of Relevancy
The concept of relevance is studied in many different fields, including cognitive sciences, logic, and library and information science. Most fundamentally, however, it is studied in epistemology. Different theories of knowledge have different implications for what is considered relevant and these fundamental views have implications for all other fields as well.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'relevance' in Nouns Frequency: #2092
The numerical value of relevance in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of relevance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This is not a response to that... but provides relevance to the exercise.
The issue is how the university is handling sexual assault claims today, but the history has some relevance.
Its relevance is really incalculable, we can now show the world her face, a face that Peruvians see ourselves in.
The Sun will go through this phase in about 5 billion years so this phase of the evolution of stars has particular relevance to us.
We help to make sure these crimes don't disappear into history and that they have a relevance today ... There is still a lot of work to do.
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Translations for relevance
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- علاقة, صلةArabic
- rellevànciaCatalan, Valencian
- Belang, Aktualität, RelevanzGerman
- σχέση, συνάφειαGreek
- relevanssi, asiaankuuluvuusFinnish
- pertinență, relevanțăRomanian
- релевантность, уместность, актуальностьRussian
- važnost, umjesnost, relevantnostSerbo-Croatian
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