an aid; auxiliary.
Origin of adminicle
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Adminicle, ad-min′i-kl, n. anything that aids or supports: an auxiliary: (law) any corroboratory evidence.
law something contributing to prove a point without itself being complete proof
Word Origin for adminicle
C16: from Latin adminiculum support
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