unnecessary addition

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Miss Ophelia took Topsy home to Vermont with her, much to the surprise of the grave deliberative body whom a New Englander recognizes under the term "Our folks." "Our folks," at first, thought it an odd and unnecessary addition to their well-trained domestic establishment; but, so thoroughly efficient was Miss Ophelia in her conscientious endeavor to do her duty by her eleve, that the child rapidly grew in grace and in favor with the family and neighborhood.
With a 6.75-litre, 530bhp twinturbo V8 engine under the bonnet the word speed is almost an unnecessary addition to the name.
Yes, the record-breaking spending spree would ultimately throw up more misses than hits with Davy Klaassen and Sandro Ramirez proving to be desperate failures in English football and Nikola Vlasic looking like an unnecessary addition in a position already overloaded while other areas remained chronically short.
The Sierra Club, in conjunction with the Southern Environmental Law Center and the Natural Resources Defense Council, filed a motion earlier this month to intervene to stop this unnecessary addition to our dirty fuel infrastructure.
Given the right to request flexible working, which is now available to all employees, critics feel it is an unnecessary addition.
Meanwhile, most voters appeared to have disagreed with opponents - including the American Civil Liberties Union - who argued that Measure 89's proposal for an Oregon Equal Rights Amendment would be an unnecessary addition to the state Constitution, which has been interpreted by the Oregon Supreme Court to protect against gender discrimination.
On the home screen if you swipe left you will see Micromax has tried to copy HTC blink feed but I think this is an unnecessary addition to the UI.
Biocatalysts have been working with companies to tackle this problem by using enzymes to keep products flavoursome and high quality without the unnecessary addition of salt.
Whenever they were alone on the stage, the rest of the dancers seem like an unnecessary addition.
With Steven Gerrard, Ashley Young, Jack Wilshere and Chris Smalling missing from the squad Hodgson announced last week, Andy Carroll pulling out and doubts remaining over Tom Cleverley due to a calf problem, it is not entirely the squad Hodgson would have wanted for fixtures that might be deemed an unnecessary addition to the season by some.
Let us have plenty of water this summer as no other drink is as good as it is, thereby warding ourselves of unnecessary addition of sugar to our bodies and protecting ourselves from dehydration.
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