Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Something unimportant, incidental, or superfluous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Something unimportant, incidental, or superfluous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as parergon.

Etymologies

Latin parergon, Ancient Greek πάρεργον (parergon); παρά (para, "beside") + ἔργον (ergon, "work"). (Wiktionary)

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  • something unimportant,incidental or superfluous

    November 6, 2007