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These un-memoried heights are inhuman—or rather, irrelevant to humanity.

But the excess must be in the line of duty; merely needless and irrelevant action is not supererogation.

Write It RightAmbrose Bierce

Then she had begun talking again of things relevant and irrelevant, and in doing so had betrayed her excitement.

The New WardenMrs. David G. Ritchie

"I shall be glad to show you my rooms," said Mrs. Leighton, with an irrelevant sigh.

You remind me of a passage in my story which I omitted, as irrelevant to the matter in hand.

David ElginbrodGeorge MacDonald

Evidently all were expecting something and were filling up the interval with loud but irrelevant conversation.

The PossessedFyodor Dostoevsky

This is by the way, though not, I hope, an irrelevant remark.

Sir Walter ScottWilliam Paton Ker

He changed the subject, and commenced talking about Alan—wondering where he was, and other irrelevant matters.

ThoroughbredsW. A. Fraser

In others of the following, irrelevant matter has been introduced.

Business EnglishRose Buhlig

These little matters, relevant and irrelevant, being thus disposed of, Ben continued his narrative as follows.

The Penang PirateJohn Conroy Hutcheson

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