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Contingent upon or pertaining to something that is more important; that which is necessary, appertaining to, or depending upon another known as the principal.

Under Workers' Compensation statutes, a risk is deemed incidental to employment when it is related to whatever a worker must do in order to fulfill the employment contract, but is not the primary function that the worker was hired to do.


adjective accessory, accidental, added, additional, allied, associated, attendant, extrinsic, forte oblatus, minor, not vital, parenthetic, subordinate, subsidiary, supervenient, supplementary
Associated concepts: incidental authority, incidental beneeits, incidental consequence, incidental damages, incidental expenses, incidental jurisdiction, incidental power, incidennal relief, incidental to employment, incidental use, incidennal work
See also: appurtenance, casual, circumstantial, collateral, conditional, extraneous, extrinsic, immaterial, impertinent, inapposite, irrelevant, nonessential, particular, random, subject, supplementary, tangential, unessential
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16] However, PVP can miss incidental prostate cancer because prostatic tissues are vaporized; moreover, PVP does not provide a histologic diagnosis.
The ACMG guideline indicates that the reported incidental findings do not have to meet the laboratory's established quality standard for reporting (e.
Anywhere from 30 percent to 43 percent of abdominal CT scans turn up incidental findings, according to studies cited by the commission.
Instead we used incidental similarity related to participants' birth dates.
7) Several studies since have reported that incidental laparoscopic appendectomy is safe, easy to perform, and should be offered to patients undergoing a concomitant gynecologic procedure.
Drawing on this theoretical framework the present study attempts to fill the existing gap in complete understanding the effect of incidental vocabulary learning in the form of different gloss types (L1 and L2) through the application of State Rating Tasks.
Incidental lesions typically found in children include unicameral bone cyst, fibrous dysplasia, and non-ossifying fibroma.
Key Words: Incidental prostate cancer, transurethral resection of prostate, Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Tenders are invited for construct pavement patching w/ incidental hot-mix asphalt surface, mix d, n50 - machine (1,783 ton), incl.

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