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 Dictionary entry overview: What does germane mean? 

GERMANE (adjective)
  The adjective GERMANE has 1 sense:

1. having close kinship and appropriateness

  Familiarity information: GERMANE used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

GERMANE (adjective)

Sense 1germane [BACK TO TOP]


Having close kinship and appropriateness


germane; related

Context example:

he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue


relevant (having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue)

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