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supernumerary

1. exceeding a regular or proper number; extra
2. an actor who has no lines, esp a nonprofessional one
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7 in a sample of Turkish children, and the most commonly encountered supernumeraries were mesiodens (51.
Supernumeraries appeared in a variety of forms (size and shape).
Panoramic, occlusal, and periapical radiographs revealed the presence of an impacted UR1 with normal shaped crown and incomplete root formation with two mesiodens supernumeraries obstructing its eruption (Fig.
1997] observed absolute concordance in the number of supernumeraries and only small differences in position and shape.
Their role is really at the core of the drama, the supernumeraries finally given a voice.
Edna is part of a team of more than 40 supernumeraries whose details are kept by Birmingham Rep casting coordinator Alison Solomon.
The supernumeraries (about 70% of the members) are the least available of the members for Opus Dei activities since they are usually married or have other family commitments.
Supernumeraries, comprising about 70 percent of members, are married and live with their families.
Supernumeraries, on the other hand, who are generally married and live in private homes, are free to decide whether or not they wish to make their membership public; as an institution, Opus Dei will neither confirm nor deny someone's status.
Supernumeraries comprise the bulk of Opus Dei's membership (affiliation is also available as an "associate" or "cooperator").