релевантность, значимость, существенность, важность

"Relevance" has become the buzzword of the Iraqi crisis. From the president on down, leading Bush administration officials have declared that if the United Nations, as it approaches the age of 58, cannot decide to make its authority felt on Iraq, it may as well resign itself to being a debating society, albeit one with a {message.body}.45 billion annual budget. (New York Times)

The relevance of the United Nations is at stake — На карту поставлена значимость ООН.

President Bush said again on Wednesday that the United Nations had a last chance to prove its relevance by adopting a resolution the United States with British help will propose in a few days.


The English annotation is below. (English-Russian). 2003.