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Prevalent vs. Relevant

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  • Prevalent (adjective)

    Widespread or preferred.

  • Prevalent (adjective)

    Superior in frequency or dominant.

  • Relevant (adjective)

    Directly related, connected, or pertinent to a topic.

    "His mother provided some relevant background information concerning his medical condition."

  • Relevant (adjective)

    Not out of date; current.

Wiktionary
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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Prevalent (adjective)

    Gaining advantage or superiority; having superior force, influence, or efficacy; prevailing; predominant; successful; victorious.

  • Prevalent (adjective)

    Most generally received or current; most widely adopted or practiced; also, generally or extensively existing; widespread; prevailing; as, a prevalent observance; prevalent disease.

  • Relevant (adjective)

    Relieving; lending aid or support.

  • Relevant (adjective)

    Bearing upon, or properly applying to, the case in hand; pertinent; applicable.

  • Relevant (adjective)

    Sufficient to support the cause.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Prevalent (adjective)

    encountered generally especially at the present time;

    "the prevailing opinion was that a trade war could be averted"

    "the most prevalent religion in our area"

    "speculation concerning the books author was rife"

  • Relevant (adjective)

    having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue;

    "the scientist corresponds with colleagues in order to learn about matters relevant to her own research"

  • Relevant (adjective)

    having crucial relevance;

    "crucial to the case"

    "relevant testimony"

Princeton's WordNet

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