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Related to irrelative: irrelevant


1. Having no correlative relationship; unconnected.
2. Irrelevant.

ir·rel′a·tive·ly adv.


1. unrelated
2. a rare word for irrelevant
irˈrelatively adv
irˈrelativeness n


(ɪˈrɛl ə tɪv)

1. not relative; without relation (usu. fol. by to).
2. irrelevant.
ir•rel′a•tive•ly, adv.
References in classic literature ?
said Miggs, with a strong emphasis on the irrelative pronoun.
as a gas], into a limited sphere of Space, from one, individual, unconditional, irrelative, and absolute Particle Proper.
As for the original AHP the Rembrandt technique makes use of a structured hierarchical approach based on the principle that decision-makers make pairwise comparisons between alternatives to determine subjective impacts under each criterion in the assessment and between criteria in order to determine the irrelative importance.
Thus, we have omitted the description of Limbo, as a mere vocabulary of proper names, and curtailed that of the arsenal of Venice, admirable in itself, but quite irrelative.
198) On the other hand, "speech uttered by a professional that is irrelative to the practice of his or her profession and outside a particular professional-client relationship likely falls beyond the purview of professional speech.
This algorithm only compares a rule with those which are likely to generate redundancies and this could avoid a large number of unnecessary comparisons with irrelative rules.
He continued,"were also discussed the subject of Arab villages that were demolished and dredging during the liberation operation or after it, outlining that Ambassador Jones stressed his rejection to all outlaw practices and the need to reduce them because they are irrelative to humanity.
Based on this, the results of the study were interpreted as discussed below: Hyperglycemia can be seen in the course of acute MI irrelative to DM; and it is associated with increased mortality after MI.
to create "complexity out of simplicity," "the utmost possible multiplicity of relation out of the emphatically irrelative One" (Poe 1848: 32; 1976: 229).
The classification of overweight and underweight groups of adult HNB goats and tissue collection: To obtain the irrelative HNB individuals, a total of 291 HNB goats were investigated and measured in seven growth traits, which were reared in native breeding farms, in Zanzhou County (East Longitude 109.