What does relevance mean?

Definitions for relevance

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. relevance, relevancy(noun)

    the relation of something to the matter at hand


  1. relevance(Noun)

    The property or state of being relevant or pertinent.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Relevance(noun)

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brad Williamson:

    This is not a response to that... but provides relevance to the exercise.

  2. David Randolph Smith:

    The issue is how the university is handling sexual assault claims today, but the history has some relevance.

  3. Culture Minister Salvador del Solar:

    Its relevance is really incalculable, we can now show the world her face, a face that Peruvians see ourselves in.

  4. Van Dokkum:

    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.

  5. Jens Rommel:

    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.

Images & Illustrations of relevance

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