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noun, plural top·i·cal·i·ties for 2.
  1. the state or quality of being topical.
  2. a detail or matter of current or local interest.
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Origin of topicality

First recorded in 1900–05; topical + -ity
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of topicality

  • It operates without pressure of topicality and it is stronger than the tyranny of humour.

    George Cruikshank

    W. H. Chesson

  • Topicality has often much to do with the acceptance of an article; but the beginner seldom takes this point into consideration.

    The Lure of the Pen

    Flora Klickmann