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significance

[sig′nif·i·kəns]
(mathematics)
The arbitrary rank, priority, or order of relative magnitude assigned to a given position in a number.
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In the meditation on Swedenborg mentioned above, Coleridge notes that spectra are "distinguishable from actual impressions ab extra chiefly by the uniform significancy of the former, and by the absence of that apparent contingency and promiscuous position of Objects by which Nature or the World of the bodily sense is discriminated" (N 3474).
Accessibility and inaccessibility to nutrients with diverse composition, affects the significancy level, which is in agreement with our results [18].