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relevant
used in Atonement

4 uses
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Definition
relating in a meaningful way to the issue in question
  • The contending elements—the fact of his death, his relevance to the case—confused Briony and she struggled with her memory.
    Part 3 (67% in)
  • We will be sending you a copy of our most recent issue, with a relevant editorial.
    Part 3 (46% in)
  • In this letter you'll put in absolutely everything you think is relevant.
    Part 3 (76% in)
  • The Keeper had found me an obliging old colonel of the Buffs, something of an amateur historian himself, who had read the relevant pages of my typescript and faxed through his suggestions.
    Part 3 (87% in)

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