Definitions for ancillaryˈæn səˌlɛr i; esp. Brit. ænˈsɪl ə ri
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an•cil•lar•yˈæn səˌlɛr i; esp. Brit. ænˈsɪl ə ri(adj.; n.)(pl.)-lar•ies.
(n.)something that serves in an ancillary capacity.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of ancillary:
accessory, adjunct, ancillary, adjuvant, appurtenant, auxiliary(adj)
furnishing added support
"an ancillary pump"; "an adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticism"; "The mind and emotions are auxiliary to each other"
Something that serves an ancillary function, such as an easel for a painter.
An auxiliary; a subordinate.
Subordinate; secondary; auxiliary; accessory.
subservient or subordinate, like a handmaid; auxiliary
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