ETYM Latin adjunctus, p. p. of adjungere. Related to Adjoin.
1. Of or relating to a person who is subordinate to another; SYN. assistant.
2. Furnishing added support
1. A person who is subordinate to another.
2. Something added to another thing but not an essential part of it.
3. An addition that is not essential.
4. A construction that can be used to extend the meaning of a word or phrase but is not one of the main constituents of a sentence