The fact of being related to the matter at hand
He turned mere personal defence and retaliation into an occasion for a lofty enforcement of constitutional principles, and this, too, with a relevancy and pertinence of consummate skilfulness.
Some of these are of historical interest, while others have a pertinence to mining at the locality in modern times.
As globalization and the aspects of global integration associated with it advance, questions of culture and identity have gained renewed pertinence and relevance.
Considerations of sustainability apply with great pertinence to the protection of Britain's historic resource.
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