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supervenient

adjective

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not being a vital part of or belonging to something
  • he painted his landscapes for self-fulfillment, regarding financial rewards as supervenient to his reason for doing them

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The first known use of supervenient was in 1565

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“Supervenient.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/supervenient. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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