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irrelevance

  
  ( irrelevances    plural  )
1       n-uncount   If you talk about theirrelevanceof something, you mean that it is irrelevant.  
oft N of n     (Antonym: relevance)    ...the utter irrelevance of the debate.     
2       n-count   If you describe something as an irrelevance, you have a low opinion of it because it is not important in a situation.  
The Patriotic Front has been a political irrelevance.     
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irrelevance

  
   , irrelevancy  
inappositeness, inappropriateness, inaptness, inconsequence, non sequitur  
  
Antonyms     
   appositeness, appropriateness, aptness, consequence, pertinence, point, relevance, suitability  

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