Definition of adnex in English:

adnex

noun

Grammar
rare
  • Otto Jespersen's word for: a word (typically a verb) or group of words of secondary importance in a nexus or predicative relation.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Otto Jespersen (1860–1943), linguist. From ad- + classical Latin nexus nexus.

Pronunciation:

adnex

/ˈadnɛks/