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adjunct (s) (noun), adjuncts (pl)
1. Something attached to or joined to something else in a dependent or subordinate position: "Mild exercise can be used as an adjunct to healing muscle pain along with medication."

"The internet can be used as an adjunct to text-book and classroom learning."

2. A person associated with someone in a subordinate or auxiliary capacity: "Harvey was serving as an adjunct teacher in the high school until a fully qualified teacher arrived."
3. A phrase or word which provides additional information about the meaning of a verb in a sentence that, while it is not essential to the structure of the sentence, it increases its meaning by adding time, place, manner, etc.: "The phrase for more than thirty minutes is an adjunct ; as in, Tami and Shane had to wait for more than thirty minutes before the bus finally arrived."
This entry is located in the following units: ad- (page 7) junct-, jug-, join- (page 1)