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unnecessary adj : not necessary [syn: unneeded] [ant: necessary]

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Adjective

unnecessary
  1. Not necessary; not needed; surplus to requirement; useless; obsolete.
    The automatic child-frightener made clowns unnecessary.

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not necessary

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