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extraneous
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Man And Superman
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  • I have adapted this simple device to our occasion by thrusting into my perfectly modern three-act play a totally extraneous act in which my hero, enchanted by the air of the Sierra, has a dream in which his Mozartian ancestor appears and philosophizes at great length in a Shavio-Socratic dialogue with the lady, the statue, and the devil.

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  • She has a tendency to get distracted by extraneous details.
  • an issue extraneous to the debate

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