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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjunctiveadjective

    joining; forming an adjunct


  1. adjunctivenoun

    a connector joining two components of the same weight, such as a coordinating conjunction

  2. adjunctivenoun

    a substance added as a supplement; often in the phrase "additives and adjunctives."

  3. adjunctiveadjective

    forming an adjunct

  4. adjunctiveadjective

    additional; neither basic nor primary: "adjunctive therapy"

  5. adjunctiveadjective

    the property of two operations x and y, such that ax(ayb) = a, and ay(axb) = a

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adjunctiveadjective

    joining; having the quality of joining; forming an adjunct

    Etymology: [L. adjunctivus, fr. adjungere. See Adjunct.]

  2. Adjunctivenoun

    one who, or that which, is joined

    Etymology: [L. adjunctivus, fr. adjungere. See Adjunct.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adjunctive in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adjunctive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of adjunctive in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Officer Sharon Mates:

    It's too soon to tell what we're going to do in terms of new studies, if we'll do new studies. We do have the adjunctive study that we'll be reading out in the near future. So we'll see what the FDA has to say.

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    the verbal act of urging on
    • A. ventricle
    • B. schlockmeister
    • C. instigation
    • D. viverrine

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