conjunct

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin conjunctus, past participle. See conjoin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

conjunct (plural conjuncts)

  1. (logic) Either term of a conjunction
  2. (linguistics) An adjunct that supplements a sentence with information, not considered to be an essential part of the propositional content, that connects the sentence with previous parts of the discourse, as "therefore" in "It was raining. Therefore, we didn't go swimming."

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Adjective[edit]

conjunct (not comparable)

  1. conjoined
    Set A is conjunct with set B.
  2. acting together; collaborative

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