Irrelevant



[ih-rel-uh-vuh nt] /ɪˈrɛl ə vənt/

adjective
1.
not relevant; not applicable or pertinent:
His lectures often stray to interesting but irrelevant subjects.
2.
Law. (of evidence) having no probative value upon any issue in the case.
/ɪˈrɛləvənt/
adjective
1.
not relating or pertinent to the matter at hand; not important
adj.

1680s, from assimilated form of in- (1) “not, opposite of” + relevant. Related: Irrelevantly.

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