Adjunct

  • 1 adjunct — ADJÚNCT, Ă, adjuncţi, te, adj. Care face parte din conducerea unei instituţii, a unei întreprinderi sau a unui serviciu din cuprinsul acestora, având funcţia imediat subordonată titularului. ♢ (Substantivat) Adjunctul directorului. – Din germ.… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 2 Adjunct — Ad junct , a. [L. adjunctus, p. p. of adjungere. See {Adjoin}.] Conjoined; attending; consequent. [1913 Webster] Though that my death were adjunct to my act. Shak. [1913 Webster] {Adjunct notes} (Mus.), short notes between those essential to the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Adjunct — Ad junct , n. 1. Something joined or added to another thing, but not essentially a part of it. [1913 Webster] Learning is but an adjunct to our self. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A person joined to another in some duty or service; a colleague; an… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 adjunct — UK US /ˈædʒʌŋkt/ noun [C] FORMAL ► something that is added or connected to a larger or more important thing: an adjunct to sth »Green, socially conscious concepts are not an adjunct to its main business, but a philosophy that works its way into… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5 adjunct — I adjective accessory, addendum, additament, addition, appanage, appendage, augmentation, auxiliary, branch, complement, component, corollary, extension, subordinate part, supplement foreign phrases: Sublato principali, tollitur adjunctum. By the …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 adjunct — [a′juŋkt΄] n. [< L adjunctus, pp. of adjungere, ADJOIN] 1. a thing added to something else, but secondary or not essential to it 2. a) a person connected with another as a helper or subordinate associate b) an adjunct teacher, professor, etc.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Adjunct — (v. lat.), 1) Gehülfe eines Beamten; 2) bes. den geistlichen Ephoren u. Inspectoren beigegebener Amtsgehülfe; daher Adjunctur, Stelle eines Adjuncten, u. Adjungiren, beigeben, zuordnen; bes. als Amtsgehülfen beigeben. Adjuncta, nicht zum Wesen… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 Adjunct — Adjunct, Amtsgehilfe …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 9 adjunct — n *appendage, appurtenance, accessory Analogous words: *addition, accretion: appanage (see RIGHT): attachment, affix, fixture (see corresponding verbs at FASTEN) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 adjunct — [n] addition; help accessory, addendum, appendage, appendix, appurtenance, associate, auxiliary, complement, detail, partner, subordinate, supplement; concepts 484,835 Ant. detriment, lessening, subtraction …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 adjunct — ► NOUN 1) an additional and supplementary part. 2) Grammar a word or phrase in a sentence other than the verb or predicate. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ connected in an auxiliary way. DERIVATIVES adjunctive adjective. ORIGIN from Latin adjungere adjoin …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 Adjunct — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Thing added < N PARAG:Adjunct >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 adjunct adjunct Sgm: N 1 addition addition additament Sgm: N 1 additum additum affix appelidage annexe annex Sgm: N 1 augment …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 adjunct — [[t]æ̱ʤʌŋkt[/t]] adjuncts 1) N COUNT: oft N to/of n Something that is an adjunct to something larger or more important is connected with it or helps to perform the same task. Physical therapy is an important adjunct to drug treatments... The… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 adjunct — n. an adjunct to (an adverb is usually an adjunct to a verb) * * * [ ædʒʌŋkt] an adjunct to (an adverb is usually an adjunct to a verb) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 15 Adjunct — Der Adjunkt ist die veraltete Bezeichnung für den Gehilfen eines Beamten. Auch die Assistenten ohne Lehrtätigkeit an Sternwarten, junge Kapläne sowie protestantische Geistliche, die einem Pfarrer als Aushilfe zugeordnet waren, wurden früher als… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 16 adjunct — ad|junct [ˈædʒʌŋkt] n [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of adjungere; ADJOIN] 1.) something that is added or joined to something that is bigger or more important adjunct to ▪ On line instruction is a useful adjunct to the real… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 adjunct — ad|junct1 [ ædʒʌŋkt ] noun count 1. ) something that is added to something else but is not essential to it 2. ) LINGUISTICS a word or phrase that adds information to a sentence. In I put the box on the table, on the table is an adjunct. adjunct… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 adjunct — {{11}}adjunct (adj.) 1590s, from L. adjunctus closely connected, joined, united, pp. of adjungere join to (see ADJOIN (Cf. adjoin)). Adjunct professor is 1826, American English. {{12}}adjunct (n.) 1580s, from L. adjunctus closely connected,… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 19 adjunct — UK [ˈædʒʌŋkt] / US noun [countable] Word forms adjunct : singular adjunct plural adjuncts 1) something that is added to something else but is not essential to it 2) linguistics a word or phrase that adds information to a sentence. In I put the… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 adjunct — I. noun Etymology: Latin adjunctum, from neuter of adjunctus, past participle of adjungere Date: 1588 1. something joined or added to another thing but not essentially a part of it 2. a. a word or word group that qualifies or completes the… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary