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supplementary adj
1 added to complete or make up a deficiency; "produced supplementary volumes"; "additional reading" [syn: supplemental, additional]
2 functioning in a subsidiary or supporting capacity; "the main library and its auxiliary branches" [syn: auxiliary, subsidiary, supplemental]

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  1. Additional; added to supply what is wanted.



Extensive Definition

The term supplementary can refer to a number of things:
supplementary in French: Supplémentaire

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