1 having direct bearing on the matter in hand; pertinent
2 (Linguistics) another word for →
(C16: from Medieval Latin relevans, from Latin relevare to lighten, from re- + levare to raise, relieve)
relevance, relevancy n
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus
admissible, ad rem, applicable, apposite, appropriate, appurtenant, apt, fitting, germane, material, pertinent, proper, related, relative, significant, suited, to the point, to the purpose
beside the point, extraneous, extrinsic, immaterial, inapplicable, inappropriate, irrelevant, unconnected, unrelated
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