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mis.cel.la.ne.ous adj 1 consisting of members or elements of different kinds; of mixed character. 2 having various qualities, aspects or subjects. 3 consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds.

'Miscellaneous' professionals: traffic consultants, export consultants, tachograph analysts, literary agents and private investigators. This shortlist barely scratches the surface of those who undertake a role where they provide advice to a third party and are, therefore, exposed to claims