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nonessential

(nŏn′ĭ-sĕn′shəl)
adj.
Being a substance that is required for normal functioning but does not need to be included in the diet because of the body's ability to synthesize it from other nutrients: nonessential amino acid.
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It should be mentioned here that that six months ago, the US ordered to evacuate all nonessential staff from its Lahore consulate owing to 'renovation' and terror threats.
His actions followed steps announced in Liberia to close schools, put nonessential government workers on compulsory leave for 30 days and order the deployment of security forces to combat the outbreak.
So that means we need to ditch nonessential passengers too.
is shifting its nonessential staff from the consulate in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore to the capital, Islamabad.
The State Department warned Americans not to travel to Pakistan, with the nonessential staff being shifted from the consulate in Lahore to the capital, Islamabad.
Opponents of Saturday weekend delivery say they have a religious duty to refuse nonessential work on the Sabbath.
The top aide to Emperor Akihito, Shingo Haketa, said Thursday that he feels ''sad'' to hear that ruling party veteran Ichiro Ozawa had reportedly urged the Imperial Palace to drop what he describes as the emperor's ''nonessential'' appointments.
The last case is the debate on the new parliamentary Rules of Procedures which showed that we gambled away the political dialogue only out of spite and stubborn insisting on some nonessential things.
Mike Batt, manager of Carbon Trust Wales, said: "Just remembering to switch off nonessential equipment before leaving the office this bank holiday makes a real difference to the energy costs and carbon emissions of South Wales businesses."
Cathay Pacific Airways said Tuesday it will take weeks to move passengers stranded in Hong Kong by the air transport disruption in Europe caused by Iceland's volcanic eruption and it urges passengers to reschedule nonessential flights.
Chavez announced that nonessential imports would be subjected to an exchange rate of 4.3 bolivars per dollar, a doubling from the current 2.15 per dollar.
Dividing the government's total budget of some 210 trillion yen into several large categories such as personnel and facility construction costs, he said the party can raise about 10 trillion yen by axing wasteful spending, postponing nonessential projects and abolishing discretionary contracts.