Definition of adjunctive in English:

adjunctive

adjective

  • See adjunct

    • ‘Additional resources are available for nurses interested in integrating nonpharmacological, adjunctive interventions into practice.’
    • ‘Additional medications may be used as adjunctive therapy.’
    • ‘It is used as an adjunctive treatment to help stimulate the immune system and increase body defenses.’
    • ‘To overcome some of the limitations associated with the procedure and to improve its outcome further, ‘stents’ were introduced as an adjunctive therapy.’
    • ‘Some of the adjunctive treatments she investigated there included support groups incorporating guided imagery, art and dance therapy, meditation, and ritual.’

Pronunciation:

adjunctive

/əˈdʒʌŋ(k)tɪv/