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That provides aid or assistance; that serves to help or assist; auxiliary.
Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). Partly (i) from classical Latin adiūtōrium help, assistance, support, in post-classical Latin also medicinal preparation, remedy;.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.