pertinence

Definitions of pertinence
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n relevance by virtue of being applicable to the matter at hand

Synonyms:
applicability, pertinency
Antonyms:
inapplicability
irrelevance by virtue of being inapplicable to the matter at hand
Types:
germaneness
pertinence by virtue of a close relation to the matter at hand
Type of:
relevance, relevancy
the relation of something to the matter at hand

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