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pertinence

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the fact or state of being pertinent
  • job applicants should question the pertinence of any questions about their personal lives

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The first known use of pertinence was in 1611

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“Pertinence.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pertinence. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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