Ir*rel"a*tive (?), a.

Not relative; without mutual relations; unconnected.

-- Ir*rel"a*tive*ly, adv.

Irrelative chords Mus., those having no common tone. -- Irrelative repetition Biol., the multiplication of parts that serve for a common purpose, but have no mutual dependence or connection.

Owen.

 

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