Adjunct is defined as something additional that is not necessary, but that is extra or additional.(noun)
An example of something adjunct would be the second basket added to a bicycle.
The definition of an adjunct is someone who is holding a part time or temporary position at a school.(noun)
An example of an adjunct is a professor who comes in to teach one class during a semester.
See adjunct in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < L adjunctus, pp. of adjungere, adjoin
See adjunct in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: From Latin adiūnctus
Origin: , past participle of adiungere, to join to; see adjoin.
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