Having logical precise relevance to the matter at hand. See Synonyms at relevant.(adjective)
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Use "pertinent" in a sentence
"Halsam's campaign manager has said the candidate will also release what he called pertinent information about his finances, but has not said when."
"Together with the genetic counselor, analyze the pedigree to obtain pertinent past medical records from appropriate “affected” members"
"The first comment, for example, says in pertinent part:"