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priority

prioriteet

olemus
(1) esimus, ettejõudmus
Wiktionary:
3. The quality of being earlier or coming first compared to another thing; the state of being prior.
In bankruptcy law, a business' debt to its employees has priority over its debt to a landlord, so the employees must be paid first.
4. (taxonomy, of a name) A superior claim to use by virtue of being validly published at an earlier date.

näide:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientific_priority

(2a) eelisõigus
Merriam-Webster:
b(1): superiority in rank, position, or privilege
b(2): legal precedence in exercise of rights over the same subject matter

näide:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subordination_(finance)

(2b) tähtsusaste
Wiktionary:
1. An item's relative importance.
He set his e-mail message's priority to high.

näide:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Priority_level

vt ka
- prioriteetima