English adjective: extrinsic
|1.||extrinsic not forming an essential part of a thing or arising or originating from the outside|
An extrinsic feature of the new building.
That style is something extrinsic to the subject.
Looking for extrinsic aid.
|Similar||adscititious, adventitious, alien, external, extraneous, extraneous, foreign, outside|
|See also||inessential, unessential|