Unessentially \Un`es*sen"tial*ly\, adv. In an unessential manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • unessential — /ʌnəˈsɛnʃəl/ (say unuh senshuhl) adjective 1. not of prime importance; not indispensable; inessential. 2. having no essence or being. –noun 3. an inessential thing; a non essential. –unessentially, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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