Pivotal meaning

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Being of vital or central importance; crucial.

A decision that was pivotal to our success.

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Of or acting as a pivot.
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On which something turns or depends; central, crucial, critical, etc.
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The definition of pivotal is something which is central, vital or very important.

An example of something that would be described as a pivotal decision in your life is the decision to marry your spouse.

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Of, relating to, or serving as a pivot.
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Of, relating to, or being a pivot.
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