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the gist of a specific action or situation

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Carlyle has learned to repudiate, and he would have others repudiate, 'The Everlasting No,' the materialistic attitude of unfaith in God and the spiritual world, and he proclaims 'The Everlasting Yea,' wherein are affirmed, the significance of life as a means of developing character and the necessity of accepting life and its requirements with manly self-reliance and moral energy.
The interests - the mental interests, I mean - of unfortunate people like myself, come to possess in time a peculiar significance and to yield a peculiar pleasure.
He found himself regarding the advent of Doctor Sarson as possessing some secondary significance.
Levin scowled, and without answering her, he sat down again to his work, repeating to himself all that he had been thinking of the real significance of that work.
Synopsis: Against the backdrop of the changing seasons, Shirley Camia's poetry comprising "The Significance of Moths" offers a graceful exploration of home and memory through the eyes of the migrant and the migrant child.
Named after Italian mathematician Carlo Emilio Bonferroni (1892-1960) but first attributed to Olive Jean Dunn, the Bonferroni correction compensates for multiple comparisons by dividing the significance level by the number of comparisons.
A work of impressive scholarship throughout, "Psychology of Music: From Sound to Significance" is organized into four major sections: Foundations; The Perception and Cognition of Music; Development, Learning, and Performances; The Meaning and Significance of Music.
The Justice Ministry and the State Registration Service has presented a draft technical enquiry for public discussions for investment tender on the making of new documents of national significance.
Dubai As the world faces a same number palindrome at 11 minutes and 11 seconds past 11am today the debate continues about the significance of the event that happens only once in every 100 years.
And only significance provides that; success by itself cannot.
A PROJECT, to highlight places of community significance, is being showcased in Nuneaton.
Significance will now be an important material planning consideration for any planning application affecting a heritage asset.
All but the most astute BLS news release reader might overlook the note near the end of some BLS regional reports that states, "A value that is statistically different from another does not necessarily mean that the difference has economic or practical significance.
Campaigners claimed that senior officers at Herefordshire Council received an email about the international significance of the Rotherwas Ribbon two months before the information was made public.
This paper suggests that neither the concept of significance nor the process of assessing significance is benign; both should be seen as areas of tension and contestation.