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auxiliary

noun (PERSON)    /ɔːɡˈzɪl.i.ər.i/ US  /ɑːɡˈzɪl.i.er-/
[C] a person whose job is to give help or support to other workers: semi-skilled auxiliariesHelpers and accomplicesPeople who help or serve people professionally [C usually plural] a soldier of one country who fights for another countrySoldiers and people who fight in wars
(Definition of auxiliary noun (PERSON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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