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relevant
used in The Namesake

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Definition
relating in a meaningful way to the issue in question
  • He knows that this sort of life, one which is such a proud accomplishment for his own parents, is of no relevance, no interest, to her, that she loves him in spite of it.
    Chapter 6 (63% in)
relevance = importance
  • His time with her seems like a permanent part of him that no longer has any relevance, or currency.
    Chapter 12 (59% in)

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