- One that is relevant.
- Relevance; pertinence.
(countable and uncountable, plural relevancies)
- In contemporary usage relevance is about 20 times more common in the US (COCA) and about 50 times more common in the UK (BNC) than this term.
relevancy - Legal Definition
A test regarding the admissibility of evidence into a court of law, based upon the logical relationship of the prospective evidence and the fact that it is intended to establish.
Variant of relevant
bearing upon or relating to the matter in hand; pertinent; to the point
Origin of relevantMedieval Latin relevans, present participle of relevare, to bear upon ; from Classical Latin to lift up: see relieve