Giving aid, support, service, etc.; serving to supplement; auxiliary
Concerned with or involving unimportant matters; superficial:
The definition of concomitant is something that goes naturally together or is associated with something else.
The definition of related is being associated with.
Belonging but not essential; attributive; incidental
Present in a minor amount, and not essential.
Added or connected in a subordinate or auxiliary capacity:
Not inherent or essential; derived from something outside.
Auxiliary; collateral; dependant; supplemental; subordinate.
Happening by chance; not planned; incidental
The definition of chance is accidental or not expected or planned.
Full or complete in detail
The definition of concurrent is things that are happening at the same time.
The definition of contingent is something that depends on something else happening, or something that is possible or by chance.
Characterized by digressions; rambling.
Relating to or resembling an episode.
The definition of fortuitous is happening by chance.
(Law) Pronounced during the course of a suit, pending final decision; not final
Lesser in importance, rank, or stature:
(Biochem.) Designating biological compounds, esp. amino acids, required by living systems, that can be made in adequate amounts from other dietary constituents
Acting in the indicated role from time to time.
The definition of parenthetical is enclosed in parenthesis.
Possessing some quality, or having been subject to some operation (as substitution), in the second degree; as, a secondary salt, a secondary amine, etc. Compare primary.
The definition of subordinate is someone who is lower in rank to another or subject to another's control.
Supplying what is lacking; additional
An act, condition, event, or fact connected with another act, condition, event, or fact either as an accessory or as a contributing or determining element.
The quality of being circumstantial
Some thing or event which depends on or is incidental to another
The definition of an episode is a part or scene of a story or in history that is complete in itself, or an event that is part of sequence of events, or an ancient Greek tragedy.
A social gathering or activity:
Talk between two or more people; conversation; dialogue
An occurrence, circumstance, or fact that is perceptible by the senses.
The definition of important is having great significance or consequence.
Pertaining to the foundation or basis; serving for the foundation. Hence: Essential, as an element, principle, or law; important; original; elementary.
Of, being, or serving as a starting point or basis:
Relating to or occurring on or near the surface of the earth.
(Geology) Having a position or direction determined by the original form or slope of the earth's surface:
(frequently plural) an expense not budgeted or not specified
An act or instance of digressing; a wandering from the main subject in talking or writing
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