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ep·i·phe·nom·e·non

(ep'i-fĕ-nom'ĕ-non),
A symptom appearing during the course of a disease, not of usual occurrence, and not necessarily associated with the disease.

epiphenomenon

/epi·phe·nom·e·non/ (ep″ĭ-fĕ-nom´ĕ-non) an accessory, exceptional, or accidental occurrence in the course of any disease.

epiphenomenon

(ĕp′ə-fĭ-nŏm′ə-nŏn′)
n. pl. epiphenome·na (-nə)
1. A secondary phenomenon that results from and accompanies another: "Exploitation of one social class or ethnic group by another [is] an epiphenomenon of real differences in power between social groups" (Harper's).
2. An additional condition or symptom in the course of a disease, not necessarily connected with the disease.

ep′i·phe·nom′e·nal adj.
ep′i·phe·nom′e·nal·ly adv.

ep·i·phe·nom·e·non

(ep'i-fĕ-nom'ĕ-non)
A symptom appearing during the course of a disease, not of usual occurrence, and not necessarily associated with the disease.

ep·i·phe·nom·e·non

(ep'i-fĕ-nom'ĕ-non)
Symptom appearing during disease course, not of usual occurrence, and not necessarily associated with the disease.
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This is a poetry that proclaims the independence of prosody, its refusal to be read as merely epiphenomenal.
The troublesome linguistic divisions of the Hemisphere seem to confirm the strict divisions of the "Anglo" North, the "Spanish" Southwest, and the "Portuguese" Southeast, with epiphenomenal traces of linguistic imperialism scattered here and there, especially in the polyglot Caribbean from Dutch Aruba through French Martinique.
When Lenin and his cohorts exterminated "class enemies," they believed nothing was really lost, for the individual human entity is not what matters; the individual is merely epiphenomenal, a mere moment in the process of the attainment of human self-awareness, the overcoming of history, and the conscious determination of mankind's own future.
Most of these associations are based on increased antibody responses in either the CSF and/or periphery and may be merely epiphenomenal of an aberrant or dysregulated global immune response.
In this sense, indigent defense funding is epiphenomenal.
On the other hand, if we understand that social life necessarily engages 'ethical substance', that norms are not just epiphenomenal to structures of markets, the state, etc, this opens up the possibility of identifying norms and 'tests of reality' that can lead to the renewal of radical critique.
Hilferding can fairly be criticised for treating finance as epiphenomenal in his analysis of economic crises: for the most part financial instability is seen as a symptom, not as an underlying cause.
3) is: Ethical intuitions are physical events or states, or they are epiphenomenal events or states.
One could have reasonably wished for longer meditations on these complexities in the book, which are always acknowledged but also quickly brushed aside as epiphenomenal.
Few received anthropological models and frameworks fit well an understanding of the epiphenomenal complexities of the patterning of modern development across the board, or even of the general situation or the local diversities of single nation states such as China.
Most importantly, this study intends to find out whether such factors are epiphenomenal of one another, as predicted by some authors, or whether, on the contrary, they are independent.