Adjective(1) not pertinent to the matter under consideration(2) not essential(3) not belonging to that in which it is contained; introduced from an outside source(4) coming from the outside
(1) In most books you could cut some extraneous material and still leave the plot intact - and you'd still have a substantial sized book.(2) Because the point is this, the occasion of qualified privilege will not attach to material which is entirely extraneous to the information which might be the subject of the occasion, as he has put it - as Justice McHugh put it.(3) Effective cleaning methods include presoaking and manual, ultrasonic, or washer/ decontaminator cleaning to remove soil and extraneous material.(4) If the landlord made its decision for a collateral purpose, unrelated or extraneous to the lease, the refusal will be found to be unreasonable.(5) In undertaking these controls, we could be confident that any cues that did occur in the test tank arose directly from the fish themselves and not from any extraneous material introduced with the fish.(6) However, it is far more likely to be some extraneous folkloric material.(7) This ability to block out extraneous input material is a natural security system we have developed.(8) Please ignore any extraneous messages you may hear during this time.(9) Asked if he was paying attention to extraneous noises, he said: ├ö├ç├┐No.├ö├ç├û(10) After one hour, grains were sonicated in an ultrasonic bath for one minute to remove extraneous materials from the surface of the grains.(11) Part of the problem here surely goes to Sarris's editor, who should have been able to reduce the amount of extraneous material.(12) All right, then - let me reiterate my initial post, with all extraneous material removed.(13) Maybe after elections, when the passions will cool down the whole issue would be considered on its merits and demerits without bringing in extraneous and irrelevant issues.(14) Overall, the authors' main points are clearly presented and thoroughly explained and without the intrusion of extraneous material.(15) I haven't done any editing on it though except to leave out some clearly extraneous material.(16) Attachment cones of the latter type are likely to be extensively contaminated with extraneous material, even if the fossils are well preserved and unaltered.
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5. outside ::
1. inherent ::
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Different Formsextraneous, extraneously
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