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relevant

  

      adj  
1    having direct bearing on the matter in hand; pertinent  
2      (Linguistics)      another word for       distinctive       2  
     (C16: from Medieval Latin relevans, from Latin relevare to lighten, from re- + levare to raise, relieve)  
  relevance, relevancy      n  
  relevantly      adv  
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relevant

  
  
admissible, ad rem, applicable, apposite, appropriate, appurtenant, apt, fitting, germane, material, pertinent, proper, related, relative, significant, suited, to the point, to the purpose  
  
Antonyms     
   beside the point, extraneous, extrinsic, immaterial, inapplicable, inappropriate, irrelevant, unconnected, unrelated  

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