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Conjoined; attending; consequent. Something joined or added to another thing, but not essentially a part of it. A person joined to another in some duty or service; a colleague; an associate sometimes in a temporary or subordinate position.

 - (Gram.) A word or words added to qualify or amplify the force of other words; as, the History of the American Revolution, where the words 'of the American Revolution' are the adjunct or adjuncts of 'History.'

 - (Metaph.) A quality or property of the body or the mind, whether natural or acquired; as, color, in the body, judgment in the mind.

 - (Mus.) A key or scale closely related to another as principal; a relative or attendant key.

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