Variant of adjunct
- a thing added to something else, but secondary or not essential to it
- a person connected with another as a helper or subordinate associate
- an adjunct teacher, professor, etc.
- Gram. a word or phrase that qualifies or modifies another word or other words
Origin: < L adjunctus, pp. of adjungere, adjoin
- adjunctly adverb
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