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auxiliary in Grammar topic

auxiliaryauxiliary2 noun (plural auxiliaries) [countable]  1 WORKERa worker who provides additional help for another group of workers a nursing auxiliary2 SLGan auxiliary verb a modal auxiliary
Examples from the Corpus
auxiliaryAn auxiliary listed under a given number may be applied to any subdivision of that number.These cover nursing auxiliaries, enrolled nurses, staff nurses, sisters and clinical specialists.Baldwin was an important but fairly silent auxiliary to MacDonald.The companion ladder, engine box and associated panels are very easy to remove, giving excellent access to the auxiliary.Get up in the morning, clean the parish house kitchen from what the auxiliary cooked the night before.The auxiliary for the Symphony is holding a fund-raising party on Saturday.The auxiliaries can be divided into signs and subdivisions and are listed in Figure 14.8.The auxiliaries offer a series of facets and facet indicators which permit flexible synthesis.