relevancy


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rel·e·van·cy

 (rĕl′ə-vən-sē)
n. pl. rel·e·van·cies
1. One that is relevant.
2. Relevance; pertinence.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.relevancy - the relation of something to the matter at hand
connection, connexion, connectedness - a relation between things or events (as in the case of one causing the other or sharing features with it); "there was a connection between eating that pickle and having that nightmare"
materiality - relevance requiring careful consideration
cogency - persuasive relevance
point - a style in speech or writing that arrests attention and has a penetrating or convincing quality or effect
applicability, pertinence, pertinency - relevance by virtue of being applicable to the matter at hand

relevancy

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"Exactly, exactly; it had to be concluded in order to give relevancy to the motion that I am about to make.
Much I marvelled this ungainly fowl to hear discourse so plainly, Though its answer little meaning -- little relevancy bore; For we cannot help agreeing that no living human being Ever yet was blessed with seeing bird above his chamber door -- Bird or beast upon the sculptured bust above his chamber door, With such name as "Nevermore."
Much I marvelled this ungainly fowl to hear discourse so plainly, Though its answer little meaning--little relevancy bore; For we cannot help agreeing that no living human being Ever yet was blessed with seeing bird above his chamber door-- Bird or beast upon the sculptured bust above his chamber door, With such name as "Nevermore."
Later inquiry brought out only one fact of relevancy and significance: Mrs.
I said that this remark seemed to lack relevancy; but he said relevancy was a matter of no consequence in last words, what you wanted was thrill.
I hardly know why I relate this incident; it seemed somehow to have a certain significance and relevancy which I am unable now to discern.
This reflection suggested some meaning - some relevancy - in the death's-head.
By appealing to shoppers through a compelling assortment, a suite of convenience-driven fulfillment options, competitive prices and an enjoyable shopping experience, we're increasing Target's relevancy and deepening the relationship between our guests and our brand.
Factor four (life relevancy of research) measured how students perceived research as relevant to their everyday living; it consisted of four items.
Many experts have been raising voice against the relevancy of the provinces.
The winner will be selected based on creativity, originality, composition and relevancy to the Arbor Day theme.
Hill delivered a Keynote address on the second day of the Media Ad Sales Summit, presented by Matrix Solutions , that puts an exclamation point on broadcast TV's need to get on streamed devices should it wish to retain first-choice relevancy in the years to come.