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adjunct
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  • I saw then that the unusually forlorn and stunted look of the house was partly due to the loss of what is known in New England as the "L": that long deep-roofed adjunct usually built at right angles to the main house, and connecting it, by way of storerooms and tool-house, with the wood-shed and cow-barn.

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as in: adjunct faculty Define
something added to another thing, but not an essential part of it
as in: called for his adjunct Define
a person who is an assistant or subordinate to another
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