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adventitious

adjective

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not being a vital part of or belonging to something
  • the point of view that art should be for art's sake and that moral considerations are adventitious to the study of art

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“Adventitious.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adventitious. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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