Define: Timeliness

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Definition: Timeliness

Quick Summary of Timeliness

Qualitative characteristic that potentially conflicts with relevance.


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Dictionary Definition

The state of being timely.


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Timeliness. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 13, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Timeliness. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 13, 2019).
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This glossary post was last updated: 23rd December 2018.