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adminicle

Line breaks: ad¦min|icle
Pronunciation: /ədˈmɪnɪk(ə)l/

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Definition of adminicle in English:

noun

Scots Law
A document giving evidence as to the existence or contents of another, missing document.

Origin

mid 16th century: from Latin adminiculum 'prop, support'.

Derivatives

adminicular

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Pronunciation: /admɪˈnɪkjʊlə/
adjective

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