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Auxiliary, accessory, or secondary.
[L. ancillaris, relating to a maidservant]


Etymology: L, ancillaris, handmaid
pertaining to something that is subordinate, auxiliary, or supplementary.


adjective Referring to that which is over and above a norm; additional, supplementary. The term is included highlight the differences in pronunciation between British and American English. 

Medspeak-UK: pronounced, ann SILL urry.
Medspeak-US: pronounced, ANN sill airy.


Auxiliary, accessory, or secondary.
[L. ancillaris, relating to a maidservant]
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