conjunct

conjunct
con•junct
adj. [[t]kənˈdʒʌŋkt, ˈkɒn dʒʌŋkt[/t]] n. [[t]ˈkɒn dʒʌŋkt[/t]] adj.
1) bound in close association; conjoined; united:
conjunct influences[/ex]
2) formed by conjunction
3) mad progressing melodically by intervals of a second:
the conjunct motion of an ascending scale[/ex]
4) a person or thing conjoined with another
Etymology: 1425–75; late ME (ptp.) < L conjunctus, ptp. of conjungere to join together; see conjoin con•junct′ly, adv.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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