conjoint

adjective
con·​joint | \ kən-ˈjȯint How to pronounce conjoint (audio) , kän-\

Definition of conjoint

2 : related to, made up of, or carried on by two or more in combination : joint

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Other Words from conjoint

conjointly adverb

Examples of conjoint in a Sentence

only through the conjoint effort of the entire department could we have finished this project on time

First Known Use of conjoint

1725, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for conjoint

Middle English, past participle of conjoinen, from Anglo-French, past participle of conjoindre

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The first known use of conjoint was in 1725

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conjoint

adjective
con·​joint

Legal Definition of conjoint

in the civil law of Louisiana : joint

Other Words from conjoint

conjointly adverb

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