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  1. extraneous: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. extraneous: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. extraneous: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. extraneous: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. extraneous: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. extraneous: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Extraneous, extraneous: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. extraneous: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. extraneous: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. extraneous: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. extraneous: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. extraneous: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. extraneous: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Extraneous, extraneous: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. extraneous: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. extraneous: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. extraneous: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Extraneous: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. extraneous: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. extraneous: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Extraneous: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. extraneous: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. extraneous: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. extraneous: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. extraneous: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. extraneous: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. extraneous: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. extraneous: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. extraneous: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. extraneous: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Extraneous: MedFriendly Glossary [home, info]
  2. extraneous: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. extraneous: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (extraneous)

adjective:  not essential ("The ballet struck me as extraneous and somewhat out of keeping with the rest of the play")
adjective:  not pertinent to the matter under consideration ("An issue extraneous to the debate")
adjective:  not belonging to that in which it is contained; introduced from an outside source ("Water free of extraneous matter")
adjective:  coming from the outside ("Extraneous light in the camera spoiled the photograph")

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