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 Dictionary entry overview: What does ancillary mean? 

ANCILLARY (adjective)
  The adjective ANCILLARY has 1 sense:

1. furnishing added support

  Familiarity information: ANCILLARY used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

ANCILLARY (adjective)

Sense 1ancillary [BACK TO TOP]


Furnishing added support


accessory; adjunct; adjuvant; ancillary; appurtenant; auxiliary; subsidiary

Context examples:

an ancillary pump / an adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticism / The mind and emotions are auxiliary to each other


supportive (furnishing support or assistance)

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