- addition of an adjunct.
Origin of adjunction
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Their number was soon doubled by the adjunction of new cities.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 1 of 2
Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
The Alliance also came to demand the adjunction to the council of a certain number of delegates.
They found the mayor and Morellet, asked for the Commune, and provisionally the adjunction of a popular commission.
The latter tried to strengthen itself by the adjunction of delegates from the National Guard.
This relation of adjunction issues in a peculiar relation between the boundaries of the two events.The Concept of Nature
Alfred North Whitehead
- (in phrase-structure grammar) the relationship between a branch of a tree representing a sentence to other branches to its left or right that descend from the same node immediately above
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