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sig•nif•i•cant



Pronunciation: (sig-nif'i-kunt), [key]
adj.
1. important; of consequence.
2. having or expressing a meaning; indicative; suggestive: a significant wink.
3. Statistics.of or pertaining to observations that are unlikely to occur by chance and that therefore indicate a systematic cause.

n.
something significant; a sign.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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