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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Anything that is not required adj. - Not of prime or central importance.

Usage examples (36)
  • nonessential to the integral meanings of poetry
  • Adjective : nonessential use of gasoline was forbidden during the war
  • If the city can save on what it calls nonessential spending, then it might not have to cut as many jobs, leaders said.
  • ZAHN: Finally this morning, the CDC has advised people to not do what they call nonessential travel to Asia because of that. for more
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