topicality

noun the attribute of being of interest at the present time; `the library had to discard books that had lost their topicality`
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Topicality

[policy debate] Topicality is a stock issue in policy debate which pertains to whether or not the plan affirms the resolution as worded. To contest the topicality of the affirmative, the negative interprets a word or words in the resolution and argues that the affirmative does not meet that definition, that the interpretation is preferable,...
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