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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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Anti-modernity, allochthony and extraneousness were made to coincide with subalternity as Dyula and 'strangers' were merged.
But as Robin Wood brilliantly notes (in his Hollywood from Vietnam to Reagan) the extraneousness of mothers in such films as Kramer vs.
Ida Dominijanni has described what she calls an "old hostility between the modern State and women, an animosity resulting from "exclusion on the one side and of extraneousness on the other, which the construction of citizenship has never managed to heal but only to mitigate" (qtd.
The symbolic independence from power, which I have already said is the agent of the undoing of the embrace between politics and power, is more than a moral virtue, and more than extraneousness from power.
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.
The inclusion or exclusion of a provision shall not constitute a determination of extraneousness by the Presiding Officer of the Senate.