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Definitions of relevancy

  • relevancy refers to whether or not something is important in relation to what is happening or being talked about. In law, the term relevancy is often used to refer to a test about the admissibility of evidence during a lawsuit.

    We hold that plaintiff waived the right to challenge the relevancy of the testimony elicited by the defendants by "opening the door" to such testimony.

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