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If you are deciding to get down in the dirt with low level DirectX api coming from XNA, you are in for some shocks -- there is no content pipeline that you don't create for yourself, and so many things you take for granted in XNA just don't exist at the low level, so you'll be writing a lot of engine code if you are planning anything more than the simplest ...
Decoupled, or Independent Thesaurus
I would go with Cosmetic, if it provides no other effects other than visual ones.
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