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conjunct

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adjective con·junct \kən-ˈjəŋ(k)t, kän-\

Definition of conjunct

  1. 1 :  united, joined

  2. 2 :  joint

  3. 3 :  relating to melodic progression by intervals of no more than a major second — compare disjunct



Examples of conjunct in a sentence

  1. <the supreme commander of the conjunct operations of the allied armies>



Origin and Etymology of conjunct

Middle English, from Latin conjunctus, past participle of conjungere


First Known Use: 15th century


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conjunct

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noun con·junct \ˈkän-ˌjəŋ(k)t\

Definition of conjunct

  1. 1 :  something joined or associated with another; specifically :  one of the components of a conjunction

  2. 2 :  an adverb or adverbial (as so, in addition, however, secondly) that indicates the speaker's or writer's assessment of the connection between linguistic units (as clauses)



1667

First Known Use of conjunct

1667


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