Meaning of circumstantial
Pronunciation: (sûr"kum-stan'shul), [key]
- of pertaining to, or derived from circumstances: a circumstantial result.
- of the nature of a circumstance; secondary; incidental: of circumstantial importance.
- dealing with or giving circumstances; detailed; particular: a circumstantial report of a business conference.
- pertaining to conditions of material welfare.
- circumstantial (Thesaurus)