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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Urgency  \Ur"gen*cy\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  urgence.] 
  The  quality  or  condition  of  being  urgent;  insistence; 
  pressure;  as  the  urgency  of  a  demand  or  an  occasion. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  urgency 
  n  1:  the  state  of  being  urgent;  an  earnest  and  insistent 
  necessity 
  2:  pressing  importance  requiring  speedy  action:  "the  urgency  of 
  his  need" 




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