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nonessential adj : not of prime or central importance; "nonessential to the integral meanings of poetry"- Pubs.MLA [syn: incidental] n : anything that is not essential; "they discarded all their inessentials" [syn: inessential] [ant: necessity]

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  1. Not required; not essential.

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