Origin of adjunct
synonym study for adjunct
OTHER WORDS FROM adjunctad·junct·ly, adverb
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How to use adjunct in a sentence
Sharon Whitehurst-Payne, a former classroom teacher and adjunct faculty member at San Diego State, was appointed to the District E seat in 2016, after it was vacated by a disgraced board member.
An adjunct professor at Stanford University, he’s also been a novelist, TV host of PBS’s The Brain, and science advisor for the HBO series Westworld.Your Brain Makes You a Different Person Every Day - Issue 91: The Amazing Brain|Steve Paulson|October 14, 2020|Nautilus
Lyndsay Levingston Christian is a multimedia talent, host and adjunct professor based in Houston, Texas.The Anatomy Of A Breast Cancer Survivor: ‘Early Detection Saved My Life’|Charli Penn|October 6, 2020|Essence.com
Robert Bazell is an adjunct professor of molecular, cellular, and developmental biology at Yale.The Case for Rapid At-Home COVID Testing for Everyone - Facts So Romantic|Robert Bazell|August 5, 2020|Nautilus
She said the campuses all limit their tenured faculty so that they can retain flexibility to hire adjunct professors – and that flexibility could be utilized now to implement the requirement.Sacramento Report: Ethnic Studies Dispute Pits CSU Against Lawmakers|Sara Libby and Maya Srikrishnan|July 24, 2020|Voice of San Diego
She appeared at his side, impish smile in place, dutiful, fragrantly rather than ferociously sexy, and—frustratingly—an adjunct.How Can Katie Holmes Escape Tom Cruise—and ‘Dawson’s Creek’?|Tim Teeman|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At first Wales and Sanger conceived of Wikipedia merely as an adjunct to Nupedia, sort of like a feeder product or farm team.
Bouts of landays may be a formal part of a family gathering or may emerge more spontaneously as an adjunct to collective labor.Beauty and Subversion in the Secret Poems of Afghan Women|Daniel Bosch|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“They got letters,” says Simo Muir, adjunct professor of Jewish Studies at Helsinki University.The Jews Who Fought for Hitler: ‘We Did Not Help the Germans. We Had a Common Enemy’|The Telegraph|March 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The students I teach as an adjunct are pointed toward midlevel careers.
The arm in these childish drawings early develops the interesting adjunct of a hand.Children's Ways|James Sully
As an adjunct of the policy of the deterrent workhouse for the able-bodied, we have to note the coming-in of compulsory detection.English Poor Law Policy|Sidney Webb
"We must have a real door," said Shorty, looking critically at the strip of canvas that did duty for that important adjunct.Si Klegg, Book 2 (of 6)|John McElroy
It will prove itself a most valuable adjunct to the excellent course of instruction given in our public schools.
Clarté, in fact, forms an adjunct of the Grand Orient and owns a lodge under its jurisdiction in Paris.Secret Societies And Subversive Movements|Nesta H. Webster
British Dictionary definitions for adjunct
- part of a sentence other than the subject or the predicate
- (in systemic grammar) part of a sentence other than the subject, predicator, object, or complement; usually a prepositional or adverbial group
- part of a sentence that may be omitted without making the sentence ungrammatical; a modifier