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exigencies

noun
plural of exigency

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a time or state of affairs requiring prompt or decisive action
  • the exigencies requiring snap decisions that traders on the stock exchange face every day

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“Exigencies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/exigencies. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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