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supplemental

[suhp-luh-men-tl]
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adjective
  1. supplementary.
  2. nonscheduled(def 2).
  3. (of a pleading, an affidavit, etc.) added to furnish what is lacking or missing.
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noun
  1. anything that is supplemental: supplementals attached to the bill in committee.
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Origin of supplemental

First recorded in 1595–1605; supplement + -al1
Related formssup·ple·men·tal·ly, adverbnon·sup·ple·men·tal, adjectivenon·sup·ple·men·tal·ly, adverbpre·sup·ple·men·tal, adjectiveun·sup·ple·men·tal, adjective
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Related Words for supplemental

auxiliary, derivative, supporting, adscititious

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Word Origin and History for supplemental

adj.

c.1600, from supplement + -al (1). Related: Supplementally.

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