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ex·tra·ne·ous

(eks-trā'nē-ŭs),
Outside of the organism and not belonging to it.
[L. extraneus]

extraneous

[exstrā′nē·əs]
Etymology: L, strange
originating or entering from outside the organism.

extraneous

(ĕks-trā′nē-ŭs) [L. extraneus, external]
Outside and unrelated to an organism.
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But as Robin Wood brilliantly notes (in his Hollywood from Vietnam to Reagan) the extraneousness of mothers in such films as Kramer vs.
Contrary to Stella's mother, who had resolutely left her daughter to the care of others upon realizing her inability to love her, Lenni's mother, in spite of her deep feelings of (self-)alienation and extraneousness towards her daughter, had passively succumbed to the maternal role prescribed for her by the script of the patriarchal family.
When the next extraneous number is discovered, it sheds its extraneousness and becomes an EX-EXTRANEOUS NUMBER--a known number.
Indeed, the woman's radical extraneousness to her own mysterious essence breaks with the discourse of reason and with the realm of accountability.