concernment

[kuhn-surn-muhnt]
noun
1.
importance or moment: a matter of concernment to all voters.
2.
relation or bearing.
3.
anxiety or solicitude.
4.
a thing in which one is involved or interested.
5.
interest; participation; involvement.

Origin:
1600–10; concern + -ment

preconcernment, noun
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concernment (kənˈsɜːnmənt)
 
n
1.  rare affair or business; concern
2.  archaic a matter of importance

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Without being armed they transact nothing, whether of public or private concernment.
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