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auxiliary

1. Nautical (of a sailing vessel) having an engine
2. Nautical
a. a sailing vessel with an engine
b. the engine of such a vessel
3. Navy a vessel such as a tug, hospital ship, etc., not used for combat
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With auxiliaries, steam turbine & auxiliaries; turbo-generator & auxiliaries; pumps with aux.
They cover dummy auxiliaries in monolingual first language acquisitions, simultaneous and successive child bilingualism, adult second language acquisition, and broader perspectives on dummy auxiliaries.
Cleveland Fire Brigade has been training batches of auxiliaries at Grangetown fire station.
Founded in 1950, Junior Auxiliary is one of the more than 100 chapters of the National Association of Junior Auxiliaries of Greenville, Miss.
The first chapter defines auxiliaries and auxiliary verb constructions, thereby pointing out the gradient nature of the phenomenon and the corresponding difficulties that await the typologist in identifying and classifying a given complex verb construction.
Montreal--On the same day, two Montreal priests were appointed auxiliaries to the Archdiocese of Montreal.
I spent a week nosing around the auxiliary-equipment exhibits at NPE in Chicago, and I found auxiliaries as sophisticated as the primary machinery they serve.
The railroad brotherhoods and their women's auxiliaries, however, deployed a "respectable" style of manhood in their efforts to win train workers over to a temperate lifestyle.
Tackling the subject of volunteer auxiliaries is perilous.
China's demand for Textile Auxiliaries has grown at a fast pace in the past decade.
package-b erection, testing, commissioning etc of steam turbine and auxiliaries, generator and auxiliaries , pumps, piping, misc.