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adjunct

noun [C] uk   /ˈædʒ.ʌŋkt/ us  

adjunct noun [C] (SOMETHING ADDED)

formal something added or connected to a larger or more important thing: I hoped I would find the computer course a useful adjunct to my other studies.Things added or attached to other things

adjunct noun [C] (GRAMMAR)

specialized language In grammar, an adjunct is an adverb or phrase that gives extra information in a sentence.Parts of speech
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