|(frequently plural) an expense not budgeted or not specified.|
He requested reimbursement of $7 for incidental expenses.
|(sometimes followed by `to') minor or casual or subordinate in significance or nature or occurring as a chance concomitant or consequence.|
The road will bring other incidental advantages.
Extra duties incidental to the job.
Labor problems incidental to a rapid expansion.
Confusion incidental to a quick change.
|Following or accompanying as a consequence.|
An excessive growth of bureaucracy, with attendant problems.
Snags incidental to the changeover in management.
The period of tension and consequent need for military preparedness.
The ensuant response to his appeal.
The resultant savings were considerable.