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15th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English adjecten “to say in addition, attribute, annex,” borrowed from Latin adjectus, past participle of adjicere “to throw at, attach, contribute, add to (in speech or writing),” from ad- ad- + jacere “to throw”
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“Adject.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adject. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.
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