uncircumstantial

circumstantial

[sur-kuhm-stan-shuhl]
adjective
1.
of pertaining to, or derived from circumstances: a circumstantial result.
2.
of the nature of a circumstance; secondary; incidental: of circumstantial importance.
3.
dealing with or giving circumstances; detailed; particular: a circumstantial report of a business conference.
4.
pertaining to conditions of material welfare.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Latin circumstanti(a) circumstance + -al1

circumstantially, adverb
noncircumstantial, adjective
noncircumstantially, adverb
uncircumstantial, adjective
uncircumstantially, adverb


3. minute, thorough, exact, precise.
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circumstantial (ˌsɜːkəmˈstænʃəl)
 
adj
1.  of or dependent on circumstances
2.  fully detailed
3.  incidental
 
circum'stanti'ality
 
n
 
circum'stantially
 
adv

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circumstantial
c.1600, from L. circumstantia (see circumstance) + -al (1). Circumstantial evidence is attested by 1736.
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