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importance meaning

EN[ɪmˈpɔːtəns] [ɪmˈpɔɹtəns]
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    Definition of importance in English Dictionary

  • NounPLimportancesSUF-ance
    1. The quality or condition of being important or worthy of note.
      1. significance or prominence.
        1. personal status or standing.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The importance of major rivers as barriers to gene flow in mesocarnivores has been identified in previous studies on other species (e.g. badger, Meles meles; wildcat, Felis silvestris).
            • Some businesses were slow to wake up to the importance of the Internet. ‎
            • The importance of Th2 cytokines, including IL-4, IL-10, and IL-13, in the regulation of the protumor functions of TAMs has also been demonstrated in human lung adenocarcinomas.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
              • Singularia tantum
                • Uncountable nouns
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            Source: Wiktionary

            Meaning of importance for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "importance" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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