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Word: pertinent

Definition: suitable; to the point; relevant


Sentences Containing 'pertinent'

Actors also have privileged information access that includes some degree of introspective access to pertinent causal stimuli and thought processes, as well as better access (than observers) to stimulus-response covariation data about their own behavior".
All of these characters were extremely pertinent at the time and carried strong political messages.
But I could no longer sit and look into the fire, and the pertinent words of a poet recurred to me with new force.
By placing the HEARO receivers in schools and all district facilities, LCS plans to inform the schools' administration of lock downs, weather emergencies and other pertinent information.
Competencies in this category should demonstrate pertinent behaviors for effective management to be effective.
For example, clicking on the outline of Nacogdoches County with the timeline demarking 1838 reveals the population information pertinent to Nacogdoches in 1838.
Here is a list of pertinent past championships.
However, the concept of knee point voltage is very pertinent to protection current transformers, since they are necessarily exposed to fault currents of 20 to 30 times rated current.
It has the objective of promoting study, contributing to restoration, improving conservation efforts, and above all encouraging the appreciation, both at a national and international level, of all cultural and artistic expressions pertinent to our cultural heritage.
It is a mix of argument intertwined with pertinent biographical narratives.
Later in June, Biden participated in another debate, this time featured on PBS and set at Howard University in Washington D.C. At the debate the candidates discussed issues pertinent to African-Americans including education, civil rights and reproductive safety.
On all matters of the Australian Commonwealth, the monarch is advised by Australian federal Ministers of the Crown and, effective with the Australia Act 1986, no British government can advise the monarch on any matters pertinent to Australia.
Owners are appraised at monthly or agreed intervals about progress, deviations, from specifications and other pertinent facts of owners interest. Visits are arranged to the sub-contractor's work sites to inspect major items of machinery and equipment to ensure compliance with specifications and agreed standards of workmanship.
Representatives from a broad spectrum of New Orleans organizations have united to address the issues pertinent to this 23-35 year-old demographic, such as career prospects, social engagement, and opportunity for impact. Educate Now.
Such support is known as a Bursary and this may be awarded in the form of a reduction of up to 100% of tuition fees payable, depending on the financial, compassionate or other pertinent circumstances of applicants.
That subdivision, so far as here pertinent, provides that the local procedure must include the giving of notice to the recipient of the reasons for a proposed discontinuance or suspension at least seven days prior to its effective date, with notice also that upon request the recipient may have the proposal reviewed by a local welfare official holding a position superior to that of the supervisor who approved the proposed discontinuance or suspension, and, further, that the recipient may submit, for purposes of the review, a written statement to demonstrate why his grant should not be discontinued or suspended.
The Department was vested additional powers and functions under pertinent energy and power-related legislations, such as Republic Act (RA) No.
The District also participated in Highmark Healthy High 5 Health eTools for Schools which enabled mobile data collection of pertinent health and physical fitness screening data on students K-12 in a database held by InnerLink, Inc.
The NEP was currently underway as Blue Blouse prospered, making it a very pertinent topic, especially since it involved restricted capitalism and the revolution was against this.
They may even be used to provide a quick reminder to the controller of other pertinent information, e.g. the time when night begins or ends.
Unquestionably, such an evolved organism would not spend so many resources on a characteristic if it were not pertinent to their survival and fitness.
Varadaguru's students used to listen to his lectures attentively and by their pertinent questions, now and then got clarification from their learned master.
What we said in Greene v. McElroy is particularly pertinent here: Certain principles have remained relatively immutable in our jurisprudence.

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