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The Dalai Lama regaled the crowd with stories, not all pertinent to the subject at hand.
pertinent, here, is the one silver lining in the Abdulmutallab case: that the father reported his own son to the authorities.
His approach was also a most pertinent way for him to get his message across.
Banks made loans to borrowers without proper documentation of employment and other pertinent information.
But his remarks in a much later letter to a friend on childish reading are so pertinent that I introduce them here.
We quote for the sake of one line chiefly, but the whole stanza is pertinent.
Imagine an interlude here for fireworks, followed by pertinent questions.
His reply was curt and pertinent: "It took long enough, young man!"
Book-plates having been briefly referred to above, a few words as to their styles and uses may here be pertinent.
late 14c., from Anglo-French purtinaunt (late 13c.), Old French partenant (mid-13c.) and directly from Latin pertinentem (nominative pertinens) "pertaining," present participle of pertinere "to relate, concern" (see pertain). Related: Pertinently.