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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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The defense has been warning that the military's funds were dwindling rapidly and that various nonessential and essential configurations would have to be temporarily decommissioned.
It warned US citizens remaining in Lahore to limit their nonessential travel within Pakistan, be aware of their surroundings whether in their residences or moving about, make their own contingency emergency plans, enroll their presence in Pakistan through the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP), and provide their current contact information and next-of-kin or emergency contact information, the State Department official said soon after the issuing of a new travel alert for Pakistan.
We want to appeal to passengers on nonessential flights to postpone their travel.
The DPJ leader needs to give concrete examples of nonessential projects and wasteful use of tax money to increase the party's credibility.
Several organizations across the Kingdom are participating in the global event calling on individuals and establishments to turn off the nonessential lights for one hour, from 8 p.
The day of protest will include a ban on nonessential paperwork, e-mail exchanges, attendance at meetings and phone calls.
peacekeeping mission yesterday said it would fly out nonessential staff to Ethiopia and Uganda, despite assurances from Sudan that it would protect peacekeepers and humanitarian workers.
Outlining the essential and nonessential teachings of the religion, "Conviction without Compromise: Standing Strong in the Core Beliefs of the Christian Faith" is highly recommended for community library Christian collections.
Our main goal is to extend and apply the results found in the literature on nonessential functions of mathematical static optimization programming [6,7] to functionals of optimal control theory.
27, when the orbiting observatory abruptly went into "safe mode," turning off its nonessential detectors, including several in the telescope's showcase instrument, the Advanced Camera for Surveys (ACS).
One avenue where strategically curtailing consumption can yield earnings is via Demand Response--an energy incentive program, where energy users receive financial incentives simply by agreeing to shed nonessential electricity in the event of a power shortage (think of the hottest and coldest days of the year).