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beside the point, extraneous, immaterial, impertinent, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, inconsequent, neither here nor there, unconnected, unrelated  
   applicable, apposite, appropriate, apt, connected, fitting, pertinent, related, relevant, suitable  
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1       adj   If you describe something such as a fact or remark as irrelevant, you mean that it is not connected with what you are discussing or dealing with.  
oft ADJ to n     (Antonym: relevant)    The government decided that their testimony would be irrelevant to the case.     
  irrelevantly      adv   ADV with v, ADV with cl  
She would have hated the suit, I thought irrelevantly.     
2       adj   If you say that something is irrelevant, you mean that it is not important in a situation.  
oft ADJ to n  
The choice of subject matter is irrelevant...     

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