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English definition of “accompanying”

accompanying

adjective     /əˈkʌm.pə.ni.ɪŋ/
appearing or going with someone or something else: Front-page stories broke the news of the star leaving, and accompanying photographs showed her getting on the plane. Children under twelve require an accompanying parent or guardian to see this movie.Acting, being or existing together
(Definition of accompanying adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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