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Adjective
Located on the outer surface or layer of something
“The suckers are attached to the arms by a series of extrinsic muscle bundles.”
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Coming from the outside
“We see a nation where politics, relationships, religion, biases and ambitions have largely been shaped by extrinsic forces.”
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Not related or linked
“We rely on facts and rational argumentation rather than upon factors that are extrinsic to the issue itself.”
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Not absolutely necessary
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“In the end, both of the bonus tracks come off as extrinsic add-ons included for marketing, rather than musical, reasons.”
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Using, containing, or within parentheses (like this)
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Having very little connection with or relationship to
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Offensive or disgusting
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Attractive or striking because colourful or out of the ordinary
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