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  • pivotal — UK US /ˈpɪvətəl/ adjective ► if something is pivotal, it is very important because other things depend on it: a pivotal moment/point »The speech marked a pivotal moment in the World Bank s history. »Because immigrants do jobs that many people do… …   Financial and business terms

  • Pivotal — Piv ot*al, a. Of or pertaining to a pivot or turning point; belonging to, or constituting, a pivot; of the nature of a pivot; as, the pivotalopportunity of a career; the pivotal position in a battle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • pivotal — [[t]pɪ̱vət(ə)l[/t]] ADJ A pivotal role, point or figure in something is one that is very important and affects the success of that thing. The Court of Appeal has a pivotal role in the English legal system... The elections may prove to be pivotal… …   English dictionary

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  • pivotal — adj. Pivotal is used with these nouns: ↑event, ↑figure, ↑moment, ↑point, ↑role …   Collocations dictionary

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