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expediential

[ik-spee-dee-en-shuh l] /ɪkˌspi diˈɛn ʃəl/
adjective
1.
pertaining to or regulated by expediency.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; expedient + -ial
Related forms
expedientially, adverb
nonexpediential, adjective
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Examples for expediential
  • The elastic waist has a separating buckle and button-through zip fly for expediential pit stops.
  • The cost to comply with regulations is increasing at an expediential rate.
British Dictionary definitions for expediential

expediential

/ɪkˌspiːdɪˈɛnʃəl/
adjective
1.
denoting, based on, or involving expediency
Derived Forms
expedientially, adverb
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