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Princeton's WordNet

  1. relevance, relevancynoun

    the relation of something to the matter at hand


  1. relevancenoun

    The property or state of being relevant or pertinent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Relevancenoun

    alt. of Relevancy


  1. Relevance

    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.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'relevance' in Nouns Frequency: #2092

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of relevance in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of relevance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of relevance in a Sentence

  1. Van Dokkum:

    We care about these stars because it’s our own future, 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.

  2. Chief Executive Salil Parekh:

    The first year in fiscal 2019 to stabilize where we are, the second year to start to build momentum and (the) third year to start to accelerate where we can have more and more share of our clients' relevance and that will obviously translate, overall, to a better Infosys.

  3. Bill Taubman:

    It's all about having a shopping center with a point of view, luxury creates distinction and relevance.

  4. Sean Bailey:

    We looked a lot at what Walt did, walt took these beautiful, timeless stories he knew had lasting relevance, and he then sort of applied the sensibilities of his times.

  5. Richie Merzian:

    You can't blame the dry conditions and say it has no relevance to climate change, it's a combination of many different climatic changes that can be linked back to the overall trend.

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    personnel who assist their superior in carrying out an assigned task
    • A. guts
    • B. drought
    • C. model
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