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adjective incidental pronunciation in American English /ˌɪnsɪˈdent(ə)l/
  1. 1
    related to something but considered less important
    an incidental observation
    incidental expenses (=small costs connected with an activity): You will receive an allowance for meals and incidental expenses.
    incidental to: Information skills are not merely incidental to the curriculum but central to it.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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