criticality criticality  /ˌkrɪ tə ˈkæ lə ti/


  1. (n) a state of critical urgency
  2. (n) a critical state; especially the point at which a nuclear reaction is self-sustaining



  1. They are maintained meticulously -- because of the criticality of every component.
  2. It never acquired the criticality, the indignation or the longing for social subversion that marked it in Europe.


  • Uberlytics Presenting on Criticality Analysis and Asset Management at PNCWA 2013

    Tacoma Zach, CEO of Uberlytics, will speak on "Taking Criticality Analysis to the Next Level" at the Pacific Northwest Clean Water Association 2013 Conference & Exhibition. (PRWeb June 28, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 28, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  1. "Kindly understand the criticality of the situation in Pakistan...... Inaction at this moment is suicidal for Pakistan," Musharraf said in a late Saturday night address to the nation justifying his decision to impose emergency.
    on Nov 4, 2007 By: Pervez Musharraf Source: Hindustan Times

  2. "When that self-criticality doesn't exist (in government) - when we're not striving to improve the quality of services - I get very impatient," said Dayton.
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Mark Dayton Source: Coon Rapids ECM Publishers

  3. "His condition has improved and is stable although there is still criticality. He recognised his family. These signs have raised hope," Singh said.
    on Apr 23, 2006 By: Jaswant Singh Source: Sify

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