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extrinsic meaning and definition

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EXTRINSIC adjective

Definition of extrinsic (adjective)

  1. not forming an essential part of a thing or arising or originating from the outside
    • "extrinsic evidence"; "an extrinsic feature of the new building"; "that style is something extrinsic to the subject"; "looking for extrinsic aid"
    • antonym: intrinsic
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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